exocrine glands


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exocrine glands

Sweat glands and other glands that release their products through ducts to a surface or cavity. See endocrine glands.
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exocrine glands

n. glándulas exocrinas, glándulas que secretan hormonas a través de un conducto o tubo tal como las mamarias y las sudoríparas.
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Primary Sjogren's syndrome (pSS) is a systemic autoimmune disease characterized by chronic inflammation of exocrine glands.
The glands that release their products through a duct are called exocrine glands.
Cutaneous glands are exocrine glands, as the secretion is released via a duct to the outer skin surface.
Sjogren syndrome (SS) is a systemic autoimmune disease characterized by lymphocytic infiltration and destruction of exocrine glands associated with dryness of eyes and/or mouth.
Background: Salivary glands are seromucinous exocrine glands concerned with production and secretion of saliva.
Sjogren's syndrome develops as a result of accumulation of lymphocytes in exocrine glands.
The salivary glands are tubuloacinar exocrine glands, whose ducts open into oral cavity.
Digestive enzymes are excreted from exocrine glands (e.
Lead scientist Dr Takashi Tsuji, from the RIKEN Centre for Developmental Biology, said: "Up until now, artificial skin development has been hampered by the fact that the skin lacked the important organs, such as hair follicles and exocrine glands, which allow the skin to play its important role in regulation.
According to Takashi Tsuji of the RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology, who led the study, "Up until now, artificial skin development has been hampered by the fact that the skin lacked the important organs, such as hair follicles and exocrine glands, which allow the skin to play its important role in regulation.
Sjogren's syndrome (SS) is a chronic systemic autoimmune disease characterized by chronic inflammation of the exocrine glands and is one of the three most common autoimmune diseases in the US.
Sjogren syndrome is an autoimmune disorder characterized by lymphocytic infiltration of the exocrine glands.