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Sebaceous Follicle

A cutaneous gland that secretes sebum (usually into a hair follicle) for lubricating hair and skin.


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... of pubic hair development is termed pubarche. The change for each hair follicle is relatively abrupt, but the extent of skin which grows androgenic ... (armpit) hair, pubic hair is associated with a concentration of sebaceous glands in the area. Like other hair, pubic hair may be infested ...

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by Dr.Stein
Mon Nov 28, 2005 2:35 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Pubes
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sebaceous gland

- Yes, every hair follicle has its own sebaceous gland. Only mammals has this gland. - The secretion of sebaceous gland, called sebum, is via holocrine ...

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by Dr.Stein
Thu Jul 07, 2005 10:55 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: sebaceous gland
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sebaceous gland

Is there a sebaceous gland for each and every hair follicle ? Are there hair follicles without a sebaceous gland? How does the gland behaves in the course of the ...

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by siulisor
Tue Jul 05, 2005 1:15 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
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