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Descriptor English:   Harderian Gland 
Descriptor Spanish:   GlŠndula de Harder 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Gl‚ndula de Harder 
Synonyms English:   Gland, Harderian  
Tree Number:   A13.445
Definition English:   A sebaceous gland that, in some animals, acts as an accessory to the lacrimal gland. The harderian gland excretes fluid that facilitates movement of the third eyelid. 
Indexing Annotation English:   animal only; accessory lacrimal gland
History Note English:   91(75); was see under LACRIMAL APPARATUS 1975-90 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AB abnormalities AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply CH chemistry
CY cytology DG diagnostic imaging
DE drug effects EM embryology
EN enzymology GD growth & development
IM immunology IN injuries
IR innervation ME metabolism
MI microbiology PS parasitology
PA pathology PH physiology
PP physiopathology RE radiation effects
SU surgery TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure VI virology
Record Number:   6395 
Unique Identifier:   D006243 

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