a tubuloacinar seromucous gland that is located principally in the submucosa of the trachea. Excretory ducts from this gland pass through the lamina propria to the tracheal lumen. [ https://www.worldcat.org/search?q=bn%3A1451113412 https://github.com/obophenotype/uberon/issues/1197 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15973734 http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/tracheal+glands http://www.informatics.jax.org/accession/Anna ]

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Term information

Subsets

pheno_slim, organ_slim

definition

a tubuloacinar seromucous gland that is located principally in the submucosa of the trachea. Excretory ducts from this gland pass through the lamina propria to the tracheal lumen.

function notes

These glands secrete mucus, lysozyme, defensins, and other agents that help protect the lungs from particles and infectious agents.

has exact synonym

tracheal gland

glandula trachealis

has related synonym

tubular seromucous gland of trachea

id

UBERON:0005203