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Male breast

Male breast

One of the two, usually rudimentary, mammary glands in the male.

Synonym: mamma masculina, mamma virilis.


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Re: mammary gland of male in mammals

Yes, men can breastfeed their infants. The male mammary gland is simply dormant--but not that dormant. The structure of the male and female breast is essentially ...

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by Annij
Sun Nov 03, 2013 4:47 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: mammary gland of male in mammals
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Re: Re:

... to this problem. Ask your doctor if this is Huntington's. It affects males and females disproportionally shown in some studies. Females seem to ... diseases that are different depending on male or female (such as breast cancer and prostate cancer). Also, the most useful piece of information ...

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by david23
Tue Sep 18, 2012 8:47 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Need help in an assignment
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... to this problem. Ask your doctor if this is Huntington's. It affects males and females disproportionally shown in some studies. Females seem to ... diseases that are different depending on male or female (such as breast cancer and prostate cancer). Also, the most useful piece of information ...

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by Cat
Mon Sep 17, 2012 1:44 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Need help in an assignment
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Natural selection ends in absurdity or nonsense

... reproduction age- from puberty to menopause - has a genetic disorder ie breast cancer has a child then the genetic disorder was not harmful or unfavorable ... unfavorable traits/genes ends in absurdity or is ridiculous Likewise a male can reproduce from puberty into old age so even though he has ...

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by jumma
Sat Jul 14, 2012 2:58 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural selection ends in absurdity or nonsense
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... There are far more intricate pieces at play then merely "I see female, want to mate with female, me tired now, sleep..." Actually, human ... narrower waists, even beyond that which is considered healthy. Breast size is rooted in the resource aspect. Women who can produce bigger ...

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by Dibear
Mon Jun 14, 2010 6:08 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Human Polygyny and Female attractiveness
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