A gland is an organ in an ainimal's body that synthesizes a substance such as hormones for release intae the bluidstream (endocrine gland) or intae cavities inside the body or its ooter surface (exocrine gland).

Gland
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Human submaxillary gland. At the richt is a group o mucous alveoli, at the left a group o serous alveoli.
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Identifiers
Laitinglandula
CodeTH H2.00.02.0.02002
THH2.00.02.0.02002
Anatomical terminology