Symptom: Breast
(Anatomy and Function)

    The breast generally refers to the front of the chest and medically specifically to the mammary gland. (The word "mammary" comes from "mamma," the Greek and Latin word for the breast, which derives from the cry "mama" uttered by infants and young children, sometimes meaning "I want to feed at the breast.")

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