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Merys gland

Mery's gland --> bulbourethral gland

One of two small compound racemose glands, that produce a mucoid secretion, lying side by side along the membranous urethra just above the bulb of the corpus spongiosum; they discharge through a small duct into the spongy portion of the urethra.

Synonym: glandula bulbourethralis, cowper's gland, mery's gland.


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