Patho quiz 9 part 2

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  1. lactiferous ducts
    excretory ducts
  2. acini
    milk-producing units of the breast
  3. oxytocin
    stimulates contraction of the myoepithelial cells so that milk is expressed into the ducts and transported to the nipples
  4. acute mastitis
    bacterial infection of the breast tissue
  5. gynecomastia
    enlargement of the breasts in males
  6. galactorrhea
    production of milk unassociated with pregnancy
  7. inflammatory breast cancer
    skin is thickened by edema and the malignant infiltrate so that it feels firm or woody and is red and worm
  8. mammography
    highlight areas of solid growth as well as clusters of dystrophic calcifications
  9. areolae
    pigmented skin surrounding the nipple
  10. duct ectasia
    chronic inflammation of unknown cause

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