A gland is an organ in an animal''s body that synthesizes a substance for release such as hormones, often into the bloodstream (endocrine gland) or into cavities inside the body or its outer surface (exocrine gland).


For other uses, see Gland (disambiguation). A gland is an organ in an an ...
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