Breast Anatomy and Physiology

Ever wonder why breast cancer is common among women when in fact both men and women have breasts? This is primarily because men have lesser breast tissue and mass than women.
Breasts are primarily composed of adipose tissue, ducts glands, and connective tissues. Basically, breasts are accessory organs because of the mammary glands that produce milk for offspring feeding.
Blood vessels and lymph vessels also run along the breast tissues. Lymph vessels are …