cardiac glands


cardiac glands
cardial glands mucous glands in the lower end of the esophagus and the cardiac end of the stomach surrounding the cardiac opening.

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  • Cardiac glands — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = GraySubject = 247 GrayPage = 1166 Caption = Section of mucous membrane of human stomach, near the cardiac orifice. X 45. c. Cardiac glands. d. Their ducts. cr. Gland similar to the intestinal glands, with… …   Wikipedia

  • cardiac gland — n any of the branched tubular mucus secreting glands of the cardia of the stomach also one of the similar glands of the esophagus …   Medical dictionary

  • cardiac gland — noun : any of the branched tubular mucus secreting glands of the cardia of the stomach; also : one of the similar glands of the esophagus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Brunner's glands — Section of duodenum. (Duodenal glands in submucosa labeled at right, fourth from the top.) Latin glandulae duodenales Gray s …   Wikipedia

  • gastric glands — tubular glands that lie in the mucous membrane of the stomach wall. There are three varieties: the cardiac, parietal (oxyntic), and pyloric glands, and they secrete gastric juice. * * * glandulae gastricae …   Medical dictionary

  • gastric glands — tubular glands that lie in the mucous membrane of the stomach wall. There are three varieties: the cardiac, parietal (oxyntic), and pyloric glands, and they secrete gastric juice …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Железы Желудочные (Gastric Glands) — трубчатые железы, расположенные в собственной пластинке слизистой оболочки желудка. Существуют три разновидности этих желез: кардиальные (cardiac), фундальные (собственные) (fundic (oxyntic)) и пилоричсские (pyloric glands); все эти железы… …   Медицинские термины

  • gland — An organized aggregation of cells functioning as a secretory or excretory organ. SYN: glandula (1) [TA]. [L. glans, acorn] accessory g. a small mass of glandular structure, detached from but lying near another and larger g., to which it is… …   Medical dictionary

  • Gastric mucosa — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = tunica mucosa gastris GraySubject = 247 GrayPage = 1166 Caption = Stomach Caption2 = Section of mucous membrane of human stomach, near the cardiac orifice. X 45. c. Cardiac glands. d. Their ducts. cr. Gland …   Wikipedia

  • Goblet cell — Section of mucus membrane of human stomach, near the cardiac orifice. X 45. c. Cardiac glands. d. Their ducts. cr. Gland similar to the intestinal glands, with goblet cells. mm. Mucous membrane. m. Muscularis mucosae. m’. Muscula …   Wikipedia


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