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Year : 2016  |  Volume : 59  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 266
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. Quiz answer page. Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2016;59:266

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Quiz 1/2016

[TAG:2]Post Lactational Mammary Gland Regression [1],[2][/TAG:2]

Breast tissue with a dilated duct containing secretions can be seen. On top left is a lobule which shows lactational changes. The dilated back to back glands show apocrine secretion. The other two lobules in the picture show atrophic involutional changes.

Post lactational regression is a finely co-ordinated process involving activation of many genes. Uneven involution can sometimes result in nodularity.

 
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1.
Watson CJ. Post-lactational mammary gland regression: molecular basis and implications for breast cancer. Expert Rev Mol Med. 2006;8:1-15.  Back to cited text no. 1
    
2.
Watson CJ, Kreuzaler PA. Remodeling mechanisms of the mammary gland during involution. Int J Dev Biol. 2011;55:757-62.  Back to cited text no. 2
    

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