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Descriptor in English: Exocrine Glands
Descriptor in Spanish: Glándulas Exocrinas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Glândulas Exócrinas
Descriptor in French: Glandes exocrines
Entry term(s): Exocrine Gland
Gland, Exocrine
Glands, Exocrine
Tree number(s): A10.336
Scope note: Glands of external secretion that release its secretions to the body's cavities, organs, or surface, through a duct.
Annotation: general: prefer specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
IR innervation
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
History Note: 70(67)
DeCS UI: 5187
Descriptor UI: D005088
Date Established: 1970/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/16
Exocrine Glands - Preferred
Concept UI M0008022
Scope note Glands of external secretion that release its secretions to the body's cavities, organs, or surface, through a duct.
Preferred term Exocrine Glands
Entry term(s) Exocrine Gland
Gland, Exocrine
Glands, Exocrine



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