uterine glands

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u·ter·ine glands

[TA]
numerous simple tubular glands in the uterine mucosa that secrete a glycogen-rich mucous fluid during the luteal phase of the menstrual cycle.
Synonym(s): glandulae uterinae [TA]

uterine glands

simple tubular glands found throughout the thickness and extent of the endometrium. They become enlarged during the premenstrual period.

u·ter·ine glands

(yū'tĕr-in glandz) [TA]
Numerous simple tubular glands in the uterine mucosa that secrete a glycogen-rich mucous fluid during the luteal phase of the menstrual cycle.