exocrine gland


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Immunoglobulin G4 (IgG4)-related disease (IgG4-RD) is the name given to a recently described disorder that presents in soft tissues, often exocrine glands, as mass-forming lesions and in lymph nodes as IgG4-related lymphadenopathy (IgG4-RL).
Further, there are many reports on the connection between increased blood plasma CCK in response to protein injection into the small intestine and regulation of secretion in the exocrine gland of the pancreas (Tachibana et al.
Sjogren syndrome is an autoimmune condition characterized by exocrine gland dysfunction that presents with a variety of symptoms, including keratoconjunctivitis sicca, xerostomia, and salivary gland swelling typically involving the parotid gland.
3) As patients with pSS may have involvement of many organs beyond the exocrine glands, the clinical manifestation of pSS is divided as exocrine gland features and extraglandular manifestations (EGM), (4) the latter being experienced by a relatively high number of patients.
Primary Sjogren's syndrome (pSS) is a systemic autoimmune disease characterized by chronic inflammation of exocrine glands.
The glands that release their products through a duct are called exocrine glands.
Cutaneous glands are exocrine glands, as the secretion is released via a duct to the outer skin surface.
Sjogren syndrome (SS) is a systemic autoimmune disease characterized by lymphocytic infiltration and destruction of exocrine glands associated with dryness of eyes and/or mouth.
Background: Salivary glands are seromucinous exocrine glands concerned with production and secretion of saliva.
Sjogren's syndrome develops as a result of accumulation of lymphocytes in exocrine glands.
The salivary glands are tubuloacinar exocrine glands, whose ducts open into oral cavity.
Digestive enzymes are excreted from exocrine glands (e.
Lead scientist Dr Takashi Tsuji, from the RIKEN Centre for Developmental Biology, said: "Up until now, artificial skin development has been hampered by the fact that the skin lacked the important organs, such as hair follicles and exocrine glands, which allow the skin to play its important role in regulation.
According to Takashi Tsuji of the RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology, who led the study, "Up until now, artificial skin development has been hampered by the fact that the skin lacked the important organs, such as hair follicles and exocrine glands, which allow the skin to play its important role in regulation.
Sjogren's syndrome (SS) is a chronic systemic autoimmune disease characterized by chronic inflammation of the exocrine glands and is one of the three most common autoimmune diseases in the US.