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Inside the BodyPlay
The term 'gland' in medicine refers to parts inside your body, not seen externally. SlideThe pancreas is a gland that is hidden inside the abdomen.
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Vital FunctionsPlay
'Gland' often relates to crucial bodily functions, especially secretion of substances. SlideAdrenal glands play a key role in response to stress.
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Not Always IllnessPlay
The presence of glands is normal, and not necessarily related to diseases. SlideHumans have numerous glands that maintain regular body functions.