Anatomy of the Breast

Anatomy of the Breast

Breasts are a pair of mammary glands situated on either side of the anterior thoracic wall. They are predominant in women. They are considered an important accessory of the female reproductive system because of the mammary glands present that aid in feeding the child...
Liver Cancer Symptoms

Liver Cancer Symptoms

The Liver is the largest glandular organ in the human body. It secretes an important enzyme called bile that is responsible for the digestion process. When the cells in the tissues lining the liver start multiplying rapidly and there is little space for the growth of...
Colon Cancer Signs & Symptoms

Colon Cancer Signs & Symptoms

A lump of cancerous or malignant cells forms between the inner walls of the colon or the large intestine in the body, causing Colon Cancer. It usually develops because of polyps. The removal of polyps can help in the prevention of Colon Cancer.  It is a very...
Pancreatic Cancer Causes & Risk Factors

Pancreatic Cancer Causes & Risk Factors

The pancreas is the largest gland in the human body that lies in the stomach, in the lower abdominal area. The Pancreas produces enzymes that mix with the bloodstream and aid digestion and other physiological processes in the body. The gland also helps regulate blood...