Montgomery's tubercle


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Related to Montgomery's tubercle: seborrheic keratosis
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Noun1.Montgomery's tubercle - one of the sebaceous glands on the areolae of the breast that lubricate the breast during breast-feeding
glandulae sebaceae, sebaceous follicle, sebaceous gland - a cutaneous gland that secretes sebum (usually into a hair follicle) for lubricating hair and skin
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My trump card in these exchanges is Montgomery's Tubercles.
"And how are your Montgomery's Tubercles? They need to be in full working order come the big day, don't you know."
Mention Montgomery's Tubercles and they'll go silent - running the name through their computer bank of pregnancy ailments, operations and oddities.

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