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Glossary

Peau d’orange

The French term peau d’orange means “orange peel skin”, or more literally, “skin of an orange”. It is used in medicine to describe anatomy...

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Areolar

Pertaining to an areola....

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Inferior

Situated below, or directed downward; in anatomy, used in reference to the lower surface of a structure, or to the...

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Duct Ectasia

An abnormal dilation of a duct by lipids and cellular debris. In a mammary duct the condition, which tends mainly...

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Mastitis

Definition Mastitis is an infection of the breast. It usually only occurs in women who are breastfeeding their babies. Description...

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