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Sweat(Sudoriferous) Glands

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jennarock's version from 2016-10-06 02:48

Section 1

Question Answer
Eccrine structuresimple, coiled, tubular, dermis
Eccrine openingskin surfaces
Eccrine locationpalms, soles of feet, forehead
Eccrine secretions99% water, some NaCl, dermicidin
Eccrine functionprevent overheating, emotional
regulated bysympathetic nervous system
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Section 2

Question Answer
Apocrine structurecoiled lies dep in dermis or hypodermis
Aporcrine locationonly in axillary and anogenital areas
Apocrine secretionsweat, fatty substances, proteins, odorless
Apocrine functionduring pain or stress
regulated by sympathetic nervous system
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Section 3

Question Answer
Ceruminous glands structuremodified apocrine glands
ceruminous locationfound in lining of external ear
ceruminous secretionsmixed w sebum form earwax
ceruminous functiondeter insects, block entry of foreign materials
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