Glands

Some articles on gland, glands:

Salivary Gland Neoplasm
... Salivary gland cancer is a cancer that forms in tissues of a salivary gland ... The salivary glands are classified as major and minor ... The major salivary glands consist of the parotid, submandibular, and sublingual glands ...
Creophilus Maxillosus - Defense
... maxillosus has abdominal defensive glands used to secrete a mixture of substances that act as an irritant to predators ... These glands are located beneath the abdominal tergites ... abdominal tip to offender to wipe the glands ...
Lactation - Evolution
... Evolution of mammals#Milk production (lactation) Further information Mammary gland#Evolution Darwin correctly recognised that mammary glands developed from cutaneous glands and ... the secretion was through pilosebaceous glands, and mammary hairs transported the nourishing fluids to the eggs or youngs ... Another well known example of nourishing young with secretions of glands is the crop milk of pigeons ...
Marsh Rice Rat - Description - Male Reproductive Anatomy
... Some features of the accessory glands in the male genital region vary among oryzomyines ... In the marsh rice rat, a single pair of preputial glands is present at the penis ... sigmodontines, there are two pairs of ventral prostate glands and a single pair of anterior and dorsal prostate glands ...
Submucosal Glands
... Submucosal glands can refer to various racemose exocrine glands of the mucous type ... These glands excrete mucus to facilitate the movement of particles along the body's various tubes, such as the throat and intestines ... Submucosal means that the actual gland resides in the connecting tissue below the mucosa ...