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Term:
abnormal trachea gland morphology (MP:0013494)
Annotations: Rat: (3) Mouse: (2) Human: (0) Chinchilla: (0) Bonobo: (0) Dog: (0) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (0)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
abnormal Brunner's gland morphology +   
abnormal trachea gland morphology +   
any structural anomaly of the tubuloacinar seromucous glands located principally in the submucosa of the trachea whose excretory ducts pass through the lamina propria to the tracheal lumen; they secrete mucus, lysozyme, defensins, and other agents that help protect the lungs from particles and infectious agents; in the mouse, they are restricted to the upper trachea, more specifically to the regions between the first few cartilage rings, with the precise distribution depending on genetic background

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: abnormal glandula trachealis morphology ;   abnormal glandulae tracheales morphology ;   abnormal trachea submucosal gland morphology ;   abnormal tracheal gland morphology
Definition Sources: http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/tracheal+glands, ISBN:1451113412, MGI:anna, PMID:15973734

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