cervical glands

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Synonyms for cervical glands

mucus-secreting glands in the mucosa of the uterine cervix

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Primary care physicians may offer antibiotics to sufferers who have high fever and large anterior cervical glands.
Complaints worse from exertion, muscular weakness, poor memory, poor sleep, headache, intermittent fever, joint pain, sore throat and swollen cervical glands are also indicative of Calc carb.
Finally, because current follows the path of least resistance, it can travel into the mucus, producing cervical glands (crypts lined with columnar epithelium) and causing so-called glandular distortion and an inability to distinguish between an adenocarcinoma in situ and an adenocarcinoma arising in the crypt.
Normal cervical glands extend to the inner one-third of the cervical wall and can measure up to 1 cm.
Adenocarcinoma of the thyroid with metastasis to the cervical glands and to the pituitary: a contribution to the pathology of abnormal fat formation.