Exocrine gland

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Exocrine glands are glands that produce and secrete substances onto an epithelial surface by way of a duct.wikipedia
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Duct (anatomy)

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Exocrine glands are glands that produce and secrete substances onto an epithelial surface by way of a duct.
In anatomy and physiology, a duct is a circumscribed channel leading from an exocrine gland or organ.

Gland

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Exocrine glands are glands that produce and secrete substances onto an epithelial surface by way of a duct.
A gland is a group of cells in an animal's body that synthesizes substances (such as hormones) for release into the bloodstream (endocrine gland) or into cavities inside the body or its outer surface (exocrine gland).

Mammary gland

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Examples of exocrine glands include sweat, salivary, mammary, ceruminous, lacrimal, sebaceous, and mucous.
A mammary gland is an exocrine gland in mammals that produces milk to feed young offspring.

Lacrimal gland

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Examples of exocrine glands include sweat, salivary, mammary, ceruminous, lacrimal, sebaceous, and mucous.
In human physiology, the lacrimal glands are paired, almond-shaped exocrine glands, one for each eye, that secrete the aqueous layer of the tear film.

Epithelium

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Exocrine glands are glands that produce and secrete substances onto an epithelial surface by way of a duct.
Other epithelial cells line the insides of the lungs, the gastrointestinal tract, the reproductive and urinary tracts, and make up the exocrine and endocrine glands.

Pancreas

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The liver and pancreas are both exocrine and endocrine glands; they are exocrine glands because they secrete products—bile and pancreatic juice—into the gastrointestinal tract through a series of ducts, and endocrine because they secrete other substances directly into the bloodstream.
The pancreas is a mixed gland, having both an endocrine and an exocrine function.

Merocrine

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Merocrine secretion – cells excrete their substances by exocytosis; for example, pancreatic acinar cells.
Merocrine (or eccrine) is a term used to classify exocrine glands and their secretions in the study of histology.

Apocrine

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Apocrine secretion – a portion of the cell membrane that contains the excretion buds off.
Apocrine is a term used to classify exocrine glands in the study of histology.

Endocrine gland

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Exocrine glands are one of two types of glands in the human body, the other being endocrine glands, which secrete their products directly into the bloodstream.
The pancreas, located in the abdomen, below and behind the stomach, is both an exocrine and an endocrine gland.

Holocrine

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Holocrine secretion – the entire cell disintegrates to excrete its substance; for example, sebaceous glands of the skin and nose.
Holocrine is a term used to classify the mode of secretion in exocrine glands in the study of histology.

Esophageal gland

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Mucous cells secrete mucus. Examples include Brunner's glands, esophageal glands, and pyloric glands
They are a small compound racemose exocrine glands of the mucous type.

Salivary gland

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Examples of exocrine glands include sweat, salivary, mammary, ceruminous, lacrimal, sebaceous, and mucous. Mixed glands secrete both protein and mucus. Examples include the salivary glands: although the parotid gland 20%is predominantly serous, the sublingual gland 5% mainly mucous gland, and the submandibular gland 70%is a mixed, mainly serous gland.
The salivary glands in mammals are exocrine glands that produce saliva through a system of ducts.

Sebaceous gland

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Examples of exocrine glands include sweat, salivary, mammary, ceruminous, lacrimal, sebaceous, and mucous. Sebaceous glands secrete Sebum, a lipid product. These glands are also known as oil glands, e.g. Fordyce spots and Meibomian glands.
Sebaceous glands are microscopic exocrine glands in the skin that secrete an oily or waxy matter, called sebum, to lubricate and waterproof the skin and hair of mammals.

Meibomian gland

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Sebaceous glands secrete Sebum, a lipid product. These glands are also known as oil glands, e.g. Fordyce spots and Meibomian glands.
The Meibomian gland (often written with a small "m" and also called tarsal gland) is a holocrine type of exocrine gland, at the rim of the eyelid inside the tarsal plate, responsible for the supply of meibum, an oily substance that prevents evaporation of the eye's tear film.

Acinus

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The berry-shaped termination of an exocrine gland, where the secretion is produced, is acinar in form, as is the alveolar sac containing multiple alveoli in the lungs.

Submandibular gland

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Mixed glands secrete both protein and mucus. Examples include the salivary glands: although the parotid gland 20%is predominantly serous, the sublingual gland 5% mainly mucous gland, and the submandibular gland 70%is a mixed, mainly serous gland.
Like other exocrine glands, the submandibular gland can be classified by the microscopic anatomy of its secretory cells and how they are arranged.

Mucous gland

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Mucous cells secrete mucus. Examples include Brunner's glands, esophageal glands, and pyloric glands
Exocrine gland

Perspiration

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Examples of exocrine glands include sweat, salivary, mammary, ceruminous, lacrimal, sebaceous, and mucous.

Ceruminous gland

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Examples of exocrine glands include sweat, salivary, mammary, ceruminous, lacrimal, sebaceous, and mucous.

Circulatory system

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Exocrine glands are one of two types of glands in the human body, the other being endocrine glands, which secrete their products directly into the bloodstream.

Liver

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The liver and pancreas are both exocrine and endocrine glands; they are exocrine glands because they secrete products—bile and pancreatic juice—into the gastrointestinal tract through a series of ducts, and endocrine because they secrete other substances directly into the bloodstream.

Bile

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The liver and pancreas are both exocrine and endocrine glands; they are exocrine glands because they secrete products—bile and pancreatic juice—into the gastrointestinal tract through a series of ducts, and endocrine because they secrete other substances directly into the bloodstream.

Pancreatic juice

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The liver and pancreas are both exocrine and endocrine glands; they are exocrine glands because they secrete products—bile and pancreatic juice—into the gastrointestinal tract through a series of ducts, and endocrine because they secrete other substances directly into the bloodstream.

Gastrointestinal tract

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The liver and pancreas are both exocrine and endocrine glands; they are exocrine glands because they secrete products—bile and pancreatic juice—into the gastrointestinal tract through a series of ducts, and endocrine because they secrete other substances directly into the bloodstream.

Tubular gland

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The glandular portion may be tubular or acinar, or may be a mix of the two (called tubuloacinar). If the glandular portion branches, then the gland is called a branched gland.