preputial glands


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pre·pu·ti·al glands

[TA]
sebaceous glands of the corona and neck of the glans penis; produces a malodorous substance called smegma.
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pre·pu·ti·al glands

(pre-pyū'shē-ăl glandz) [TA]
Sebaceous glands of the corona of the glans penis and inner surface of the prepuce, which produce a foul-smelling substance called smegma.
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Tyson,

Edward, English anatomist, 1649-1708.
Tyson glands - sebaceous glands of the corona glandis and inner surface of the prepuce, which produce smegma. Synonym(s): preputial glands
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Brain PF, Homady MH, Mainardi M (1983) Preputial glands, dominance and aggressiveness in mice.
Effect of social rank on the growth of the preputial glands in male bank voles, Clethrionomys glareolus.
The sons and fathers of 52 litters were killed during the study and their preputial gland weights and head widths measured.