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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

breast duct  listen  (brest dukt)

  A thin tube in the breast that carries milk from the breast lobules to the nipple. Also called milk duct.

Drawing of female breast anatomy showing  the lymph nodes, nipple, areola, chest wall, ribs, muscle, fatty tissue, lobe, ducts, and lobules.