Bartholin's gland(redirected from Bartholin glands)
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Bartholin's gland(bär′tl-ĭnz, -thə-lĭnz)
Either of two small compound racemose glands on either side of the vaginal orifice that secrete a lubricating mucus and are homologous to the bulbourethral glands in the male.
Etymology: Caspar T. Bartholin
one of two small mucus-secreting glands located on the posterior and lateral aspect of the vestibule of the vagina. Also called greater vestibular gland.