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Synonyms for gland

any of various organs that synthesize substances needed by the body and release it through ducts or directly into the bloodstream

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Congential diverticula may also exist in females and are attributed to congenital anomalies including Skene's gland cysts or an ectopic ureter draining into a Gartner's duct cyst.
2) The differential diagnosis includes submucosal cysts, abscess of Skene's glands, or injected collagen into the periurethral region for the treatment of urinary incontinence.
It produces responses in both the clitoris and Skene's glands, found in the upper wall of the vagina.
Female ejaculation is believed to be caused by a release of fluid from the Skene's glands, comparable to prostate glands in men.
The Bartholin's glands and Skene's glands were without lesion, as was the external urethral meatus.