OverviewThe female breast is either of two mammary glands (organs of milk secretion) on the chest.
Update Date 2/4/2015
Updated by: Todd Campbell, MD, FACS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Rowan SOM, Department of Surgery; Inspira Medical Group Surgical Associates, Elmer, NJ. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.