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Alveolar gland

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  1. In contrast to tubular glands, in the second main variety of gland, the secretory portion is enlarged and the lumen variously increased in size

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 24, 2008
  2. These are termed alveolar glands (or saccular glands, or acinar glands, or acinous glands)

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  3. Some sources draw a clear distinction between acinar and alveolar glands, based upon the shape of the lumen

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  4. A further complication in the case of the alveolar glands may occur in the form of still smaller saccular diverticuli growing out from the main sacculi

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  5. Section of portion of mamma
    Section of portion of mamma

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