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    Breast Anatomy

    Breast anatomy: Lobes and ducts

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    The breast is made up of ducts and lobes. Breast cancer may begin in the cells that line the ducts and lobes.

    By Healthwise Staff
    Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine
    Douglas A. Stewart, MD - Medical Oncology
    Last Revised June 28, 2013

    Last Revised: June 28, 2013

    Author: Healthwise Staff

    Medical Review: Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & Douglas A. Stewart, MD - Medical Oncology

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