OverviewThe female breast is either of two mammary glands (organs of milk secretion) on the chest.
Update Date 12/9/2012
Updated by: Javed Qureshi, MD, Diplomate, American Board of Radiology, Victoria Radiology Associates, Victoria, TX. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.