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Search Results for: areola

Areolar gland

Definition noun, plural: areolar glands Any of the sebaceous glands in the areola surrounding the nipple Supplement Areolar... Read More

Areola

Areola (Science: anatomy) The circular field of dark coloured skin surrounding the... Read More

Areole

Definition noun, plural: areoles (botany) A spot, which may be raised or depressed, on the cactus body where spines, hair,... Read More

Mastectomy subcutaneous

Mastectomy, subcutaneous excision of breast tissue with preservation of overlying skin, nipple, and areola so that breast... Read More

Extended radical mastectomy

Extended radical mastectomy (Science: procedure) excision of the entire breast including the nipple, areola, and overlying... Read More

Aureole

Aureole 1. A celestial crown or accidental glory added to the bliss of heaven, as a reward to those (as virgins, martyrs,... Read More

Marcaccis muscle

Marcaccis muscle (Science: anatomy) a sheet of smooth muscle fibres underlying the areola and nipple of the mammary... Read More

Montgomerys glands

Montgomery's glands --> areolar glands A number of small mammary glands forming small rounded projections from the surface... Read More

Modified radical mastectomy

modified radical mastectomy (Science: procedure, surgery) The most common type of mastectomy. Breast skin, nipple, areola... Read More

Montgomerys follicles

Montgomery's follicles --> areolar glands A number of small mammary glands forming small rounded projections from the... Read More