The breasts and lymphatic system - Marie Keating Foundation - lymph system of the breast


Lymph Nodes and Cancer lymph system of the breast

Breast size and density; Lymph nodes and the lymphatic system. This page tells you about the structure of the breasts and about the lymphatic glands.

Vascular or lymphatic system invasion happens when breast cancer cells break into blood vessels or lymph channels. can.

Background. Current understanding of the lymphatic system of the breast is derived mainly from the work of the anatomist Sappey in the s.