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Term:
abnormal apocrine gland morphology (MP:0013554)
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abnormal apocrine gland morphology +   
any structural anomaly of any exocrine gland whose cells bud their secretions off through the plasma membrane producing membrane-bound vesicles in the lumen; the apical portion of the secretory cell of the gland pinches off and enters the lumen; it loses part of its cytoplasm in their secretions; apocrine secretion is functional during hormonal stress or puberty; an example of true apocrine glands are mammary glands, responsible for secreting breast milk
abnormal crypts of Lieberkuhn morphology +   
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abnormal gastric gland morphology +   
abnormal holocrine gland morphology +   
abnormal lacrimal gland morphology +   
abnormal male accessory sex gland morphology +   
abnormal merocrine gland morphology +   
abnormal mucous gland morphology +   
abnormal nasal gland morphology +   
abnormal olfactory gland morphology  
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abnormal sweat gland morphology +   

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Definition Sources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apocrine, ISBN:0123813611, MGI:anna

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