Inframammary fold

The inframammary fold is the anatomical boundary formed at the inferior border of the breast, where it joins with the chest.

In mammography, it is an important landmark to identify on the mediolateral oblique view to assess image quality.

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rID: 41925
System: Breast
Section: Anatomy
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