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inflammatory disease involving the sebaceous glands of the skin; characterized by papules or pustules or comedones acne
glands, concerning adenoidal
glandular disease or enlargement of glandular tissue (especially of the lymph glands) adenopathy
disorder of the glands of the body adenosis , gland disease , glandular disease , glandular disorder
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near the kidney adrenal , adrenal gland , suprarenal gland
surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands adrenalectomy , suprarenalectomy
increase in activity of the adrenal glands just before puberty adrenarche
absence of the mammary glands (either through surgery or developmental defect) amastia
failure of the sweat glands anhidrosis , anhydrosis
part of the nervous system of vertebrates that controls involuntary actions of the smooth muscles and heart and glands ANS , autonomic nervous system
artery originating from the abdominal aorta and supplying the kidneys and adrenal glands and ureters arteria renalis , renal artery
any of the lymph glands of the armpit; fights infections in the neck and chest and arm regions axillary node
one of the two male reproductive glands that produce spermatozoa and secrete androgens ball , ballock , bollock , egg , nut , orchis , testicle , testis
either of the two posterior vestibular glands that secrete a lubricating mucus; homologous to Cowper's gland in the male Bartholin's gland
either of two glands that discharge a component of seminal fluid into the urethra; homologous to Bartholin's gland in the female bulbourethral gland , Cowper's gland
soft yellow wax secreted by glands in the ear canal cerumen , earwax
mucus-secreting glands in the mucosa of the uterine cervix cervical glands , cervical glands of the uterus , glandulae cervicales uteri
warm-blooded vertebrates characterized by mammary glands in the female class Mammalia , Mammalia
either of the two dilated ends of the lacrimal ducts at the nasal ends of the eyes that fill with tears secreted by the lacrimal glands dacryocyst , lacrimal sac , tear sac
process of the sweat glands of the skin secreting a salty fluid diaphoresis , hidrosis , perspiration , sudation , sweating
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