Bartholin's gland

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Bartholin's gland
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Female genital organs
Details
Precursor Urogenital sinus
Artery freemit pudendal artery[1]
Nerve ilioinguinal nerve[1]
Lymph superficial inguinal lymph nodes
Identifiers
Laitin glandula vestibularis major
MeSH A05.360.319.887.220
Dorlands
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Bartholin gland
TA A09.2.01.016
FMA FMA:9598
Anatomical terminology

The Bartholin's glands (an aa cried Bartholin glands or greater vestibular glands) are twa pea sized compoond racemose glands[2] locatit slichtly posterior an tae the left an richt o the openin o the vagina. Thay secrete mucus tae lubricate the vagina an are homologous tae bulbourethral glands in males.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Greater Vestibular (Bartholin) gland
  2. Manual of Obstetrics. (3rd ed.). Elsevier. pp. 1-16. ISBN 9788131225561.