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Breast anatomy

Breast with close-up of lobes and ducts

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

ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical ReviewerSarah A. Marshall, MD - Family Medicine
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine
Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
Douglas A. Stewart, MD, FRCPC - Medical Oncology

Current as ofMarch 28, 2018

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