eccrine gland

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a small sweat gland that produces only a fluid

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In humans, eccrine sweat glands play important roles in regulating body temperature.[1],[2] Secretory coils and ducts are two components of eccrine sweat glands and have different structures and functions.[1] Eccrine sweat glands are innervated mainly by terminal nerve fibers, which are expressed at low levels.[1],[3] Therefore, it is difficult to detect these peripheral nerve fibers by standard histochemical techniques, and signal amplification is required.[1],[4] The tyramide signal amplification (TSA) system is a technique used to amplify weak signals and can be easily integrated into standard immunofluorescence (IF) protocols.[3],[5],[6],[7],[8] In this study, we combine standard IF with TSA to characterize weakly expressed nerve fiber antigens.
Malignant acrospiroma is a rare tumour of the eccrine sweat glands, that usually displays an aggressive behaviour.
Braye, "Dermal cylindromas originate from the eccrine sweat gland," British Journal of Dermatology, vol.
Earlier literature may also refer to the eccrine sweat gland as the small sweat gland and to the apocrine sweat gland as the big or scent gland.
Dermis shows dilated eccrine sweat glands. The infundibular and sebaceous ducts are plugged with stratum corneum and villous hair follicles.
Caption: Figure 3: The immunofluorescence examination of the UTs in eccrine sweat glands.
Skin adnexal tumors (SATs) are those neoplasms that differentiate toward or arise from pilosebaceous unit, eccrine sweat glands or apocrine sweat glands, and these tumors are classified into four groups that exhibit histologic features analogous to hair follicles, sebaceous glands, and eccrine glands.
Apocrine sweat glands are limited to specific regions like the axilla, nipple, external ear, external genitalia and eyelids, while eccrine sweat glands are widely distributed across the body.
Secretory performance of eccrine sweat glands from the nephrologic viewpoint.
Antiperspirants deliver partially neutralized salts of aluminum and zirconium to the opening of the eccrine sweat glands. The eccrine glands are sweat glands that are not connected to hair follicles.
Inability to sense pain and absence of hidrosis in the patients arise from absence of sympathetic nerve supply of the afferent neurons of pain and eccrine sweat glands due to tissue damage.
Human skin is rich with millions of eccrine sweat glands that help your body cool down after a trip to the gym or on a warm day.
The microwave device has the potential for a longer-term and possibly even permanent effect via eradication of eccrine sweat glands, Dr.
(1,2) Hirsch and Helwig proposed that chondroid syringomas originate from apocrine or eccrine sweat glands and are histopathologically distinct from pleomorphic adenomas, which originate from salivary glands.