The gastric glands in the pyloric region of the stomach; the pyloric glands secrete mucin, which coats the stomach and protects it, and hormones such as gastrin and enkephalin[MP]. [ MP : 0010797 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pyloric_gland ]

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  • The gastric glands in the pyloric region of the stomach; the pyloric glands secrete mucin, which coats the stomach and protects it, and hormones such as gastrin and enkephalin[MP].
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editor note
  • check relationship to pylorus vs antrum
has exact synonym
  • pyloric gland
  • glandula pylorica
  • pyloric mucuous gland
  • pyloric antrum gland
id
  • UBERON:0008861