Skene's gland


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Skene's gland

 (skēnz) or Skene gland (skēn)
[After Alexander Johnston Chalmers Skene (1837-1900), Scottish-born American gynecologist.]
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Congential diverticula may also exist in females and are attributed to congenital anomalies including Skene's gland cysts or an ectopic ureter draining into a Gartner's duct cyst.
Female urethral carcinoma: Evidences to origin from Skene's glands.
Pioneering surgeon Dr Skene - who described what became known as Skene's glands, in the vagina - has stood in the Brooklyn park's Grand Army Plaza for more than 100 years.
Touch the vestibule at 1 o'clock and 11 o'clock adjacent to the urethra at the ostia of the Skene's glands.
2) The differential diagnosis includes submucosal cysts, abscess of Skene's glands, or injected collagen into the periurethral region for the treatment of urinary incontinence.
It produces responses in both the clitoris and Skene's glands, found in the upper wall of the vagina.
Female ejaculation is believed to be caused by a release of fluid from the Skene's glands, comparable to prostate glands in men.