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Breast Diseases

  • By: Jennifer Hellawell
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

To understand breast conditions, it is necessary to appreciate the distinct tissues that make up the breast. The breast is composed primarily of glandular tissues and supporting, or stromal, tissues. The glandular part of the breast includes the lobules, which produce ...

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