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).

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  • Glands (National Women's Health Information Center)
  • Neck Swelling (American Academy of Family Physicians)