Anatomy of the breast, axilla, chest wall, and related metastatic sites

Kirby I. Bland, Edward M. Copeland, Vicki Klimberg

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Abstract

This chapter outlines the anatomy, blood, and nerve supply of the mammary gland and its embryologic development and hormonal influences through the various stages of life as well as the axilla, chest wall, and related metastatic sites.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Breast
Subtitle of host publicationComprehensive Management of Benign and Malignant Diseases
PublisherElsevier Inc.
Pages20-36.e2
ISBN (Print)9780323359559
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 24 2017

Keywords

  • Anatomy
  • Axilla
  • Breast
  • Chest wall
  • Metastatic sites

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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    Bland, K. I., Copeland, E. M., & Klimberg, V. (2017). Anatomy of the breast, axilla, chest wall, and related metastatic sites. In The Breast: Comprehensive Management of Benign and Malignant Diseases (pp. 20-36.e2). Elsevier Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-323-35955-9.00002-7