serous gland

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se·rous gland

n. glándula serosa, glándula que excreta una sustancia blanca que puede contener una enzima.
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CONCLUSION: The parotid gland is a predominantly serous gland having 5% of mucus acinii.
In 1976 Wilkins and Odom classified enterogenous cysts into three types: type 1 has a single pseudostratified cuboidal or columnar epithelium with or without cilia, lying on a basement membrane; type 2 is similar to type 1 with the addition of mucous glands, serous glands, smooth muscle, fat, cartilage, bone, elastic fibres, lymphoid tissue or nerve ganglion; and type 3 is similar to type 2 with the addition of ependymal or glial tissue.