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Mammary Glands

...  of the mammary glands. Hypotrophy of the glands occur among pregnant and nursing women. Atrophy of the breasts normally happens after the female body has gone through menopause Overlapping the pectoral muscle and the oblique muscles, the breasts are located over the second to the sixth ribs. The sternum’s lateral margin allows a gap between the ribs and the edge of each breast. Each  ...

Axial Muscles

...  Major The pectorialis major is the main muscle that keeps the humerus and the pelvic girdle attached to each other. It is a characterized with the shape of a fan, and it is located in the pectoral girdle. Latissimus Dorsi This is a large muscle that resembles a triangle. It has a flat apperarance and it covers the inferior section of the back’s thoracic area. The latissimus  ...