This learning program is designed to introduce you to the anatomy and physiology of the breast. The program begins with a brief overview of the external and internal structures of the breast. You will then learn about how hormones contribute to the development and function of the breast, and how milk production and secretion work. Finally, you will learn how the breast changes with age.
Upon completion of this learning program, you will be able to::
Identify the external structures of the breast.
Identify the internal structures of the breast.
Describe the role of hormones in the lactation process.