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lobule

[lob-youl] a small, usually round, part of a larger body structure, such as the glands in a woman’s breasts that produce milk.

Your breast biopsy results

... In situ means that the cancer started in a duct (tube that carries milk from the
lobule to the nipple) and has not spread to the nearby breast tissue or ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/examsandtestdescriptions/forwomenfacingabreastbiopsy/breast-biopsy-results

Phyllodes tumors

... tumors are rare breast tumors that, like fibroadenomas, contain 2 types of breast
tissue -- stromal (connective) tissue and glandular (lobule and duct ...

http://www.cancer.org/healthy/findcancerearly/womenshealth/non-cancerousbreastconditions/non-cancerous-breast-conditions-phyllodes-tumors

Cancer Glossary

... A cancer that starts in the milk-producing glands (lobules) of the breast and
then breaks through the lobule walls and grows into the nearby fatty ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=i

Cancer Glossary

... lobule Search [lob-youl]. a small, usually round, part of a larger body structure,
such as the glands in a woman's breasts that produce milk. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=l

Saved this Article

... In invasive lobular carcinoma, the cancer seems to have started in the lobule,
and then grown through the wall of the duct into the fatty tissue of the ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/understandingyourpathologyreport/breastpathology/breast-cancer-pathology

For Women Facing a Breast Biopsy

... In situ means that the cancer started in a duct (tube that carries milk from the
lobule to the nipple) and has not spread to the nearby breast tissue or ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003176-pdf.pdf

Non-cancerous Breast Conditions

... deez) are rare breast tumors that, like fibroadenomas, contain 2 types of breast
tissue: stromal (connective) tissue and glandular (lobule and duct ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003180-pdf.pdf