By the end of this program, the viewer should be able to:

  • Describe the glandular and ductal systems of the breast.
  • Describe the anatomical locations or sites of origin for various types of breast disease. 
  • Apply the histopathology information on breast disease to gain a greater understanding of pathology        reports for use in medical audits or other patient related activities. 
  • Explain the basic laboratory routine for preparing breast specimens for microscopic examination.



There are no prerequisites for this course.

Target Audience

The target audience is mammography technologists. Other technologists and medical personnel may also benefit from viewing this program.