1 Located at the base of the brain, the pituitary gland is protected by a bony structure.
2 General Hospital, said The root cause of acne is a lipid-rich gland, the sebaceous gland, which sits a few millimetres below the surface of the skin.
3 Though usually described as a digestive gland, the liver has other functions of equal or greater importance.
4 She's gone to bed with swollen glands and a temperature.
5 The center of these glands manufactures adrenaline.
6 Saliva is a liquid secreted by glands in or near the mouth.
7 Female ants release pheromones from their scent glands.
8 The findings make sense, she said, because the glands that secrete tears bear receptors.