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Glandular Epithelia. Development of Exocrine and Endocrine Glands (Modified from FREEMAN and BRACEGIRDLE 1969)

  • Radivoj V. Krstić

Abstract

Glands are aggregations of highly differentiated epithelial cells which release their product either by means of an excretory duct onto the free surface (exocrine glands) or directly into the vascular system (endocrine glands).

Keywords

Thyroid Gland Surface Epithelium Glandular Cell Glandular Epithelium Endocrine Gland 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Radivoj V. Krstić
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  1. 1.Institut d’Histologie et d’EmbryologieUniversité de LausanneLausanneSwitzerland

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