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*  Scarring hair loss
... oil gland) are located. If the stem cells and sebaceous gland are destroyed, there is then no possibility for regeneration of ... alopecias involve inflammation directed at the upper part of the hair follicle where the stem cells and sebaceous gland ( ...
*  Cradle cap
Possibly it has to do with overactive sebaceous glands in the skin of newborn babies, due to the mother's hormones still in the ... Since it is difficult for a layperson to distinguish the difference between sebaceous gland cradle cap, fungal cradle cap, or ... but the two most common hypotheses are fungal infection and overactive sebaceous glands. Cradle cap is an inflammatory ... The glands release a greasy substance that makes old skin cells attach to the scalp instead of falling off as they dry. There ...
*  Greasy hair
It is primarily caused by build-up of the natural secretion from the sebaceous glands in the scalp and is characterised by the ...
*  Clometerone
Strauss, John S.; Pochi, Peter E. (1970). "Assay of anti-androgens in man by the sebaceous gland response". British Journal of ...
*  List of 5α-reductase inhibitors
An Effective Means of Blocking Androgen Action in Hamster Sebaceous Gland". Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 62 (3): 224-7 ...
*  Sapienic acid
"Metabolic Fate and Selective Utilization of Major Fatty Acids in Human Sebaceous Gland". Journal of Investigative Dermatology. ... "Identification of the Delta-6 Desaturase of Human Sebaceous Glands: Expression and Enzyme Activity". Journal of Investigative ... In other tissues linoleic acid is the target for delta 6 desaturase, but linoleic acid is degraded in sebaceous cells, allowing ...
*  Sebaceous carcinoma
Sebaceous gland carcinoma clearly resembles normal sebaceous glands and is thought to arise from them. Well-differentiated and ... This neoplasm is thought to arise from sebaceous glands in the skin and, therefore, may originate anywhere in the body where ... Rishi K, Font RL (January 2004). "Sebaceous gland tumors of the eyelids and conjunctiva in the Muir-Torre syndrome: a ... Sebaceous hyperplasia Sebaceous adenoma Sebaceoma List of cutaneous neoplasms associated with systemic syndromes Nelson BR, ...
*  Exocrine gland
... the sublingual gland 5% mainly mucous gland, and the submandibular gland 70%is a mixed, mainly serous gland. Sebaceous glands ... then the gland is called a branched gland. Exocrine glands are named apocrine glands, holocrine glands, or merocrine glands ... Examples include Brunner's glands, esophageal glands, and pyloric glands Mixed glands secrete both protein and mucus. Examples ... sebaceous, and mucous. Exocrine glands are one of two types of glands in the human body, the other being endocrine glands, ...
*  Hair follicle
... the sebaceous glands, and the apocrine sweat glands. Hair follicle receptors sense the position of the hair. Attached to the ... This process results in goose bumps (or goose flesh). Also attached to the follicle is a sebaceous gland, which produces the ... The higher the density of the hair, the more sebaceous glands that are found. There are ethnic differences in several different ... Anatomically, the triad of hair follicle, sebaceous gland and arrector pili muscle make up the pilosebaceous unit. A hair ...
*  Skin appendage
Although the nipples do have the mammary glands, these are known as modified sweat glands. Sebaceous Glands are typically found ... sebaceous glands (secrete sebum onto hair follicle, which oils the hair), sweat glands (can be sweat secreted with strong odour ... Types of Appendages include hair, glands, and nails. Sweat Glands are distributed all over the body except nipples and outer ... These glands secret an antibacterial moisture known as sebum fluid. The sebum also softens the hands. The secretion activity is ...
*  Sebaceous hyperplasia
Sebaceous glands are glands located within the skin and are responsible for secreting an oily substance named sebum. They are ... Sebaceous hyperplasia is a disorder of the sebaceous glands in which they become enlarged, producing flesh-colored or yellowish ... In infants, acne is sometimes associated with sebaceous hyperplasia. Sebaceous carcinoma Sebaceous adenoma Skin lesion James, ... Sebaceous hyperplasia generally affects newborns as well as middle-aged to elderly adults. The symptoms of this condition are 1 ...
*  Seborrhoeic dermatitis
... sebosuppressive agent isotretinoin may be used to reduce sebaceous gland activity. However, isotretinoin has potentially ... Areas of the skin rich in oil-producing glands are often affected including the scalp, face, and chest. It can result in social ...
*  Sebaceous adenitis
The signs of sebaceous adenitis are caused by an inflammatory disease process which affects the sebaceous glands of the skin. ... Sebaceous adenitis also occurs in cats, rabbits and horses. Sebaceous refers to the gland which is affected by the disease. ... characterised by an inflammatory response against the dog's sebaceous glands (glands found in the hair follicles in the skin ... or pyogranulomatous inflammation surrounding the sebaceous glands or even complete destruction of sebaceous glands. Other ...
*  Hidrocystoma
True sweat glands or eccrine glands; sebaceous glands, which have an oily secretion around hair follicles; and apocrine glands ... Other related conditions on the eyelids include chalazion ( a granulomatous reaction to sebaceous glands on the eyelid), ... Hidrocystoma (also known as cystadenoma, a Moll's gland cyst, and a sudoriferous cyst) is an adenoma of the sweat glands. ... Hidrocystomas usually arise from apocrine glands. They are also called Cysts of Moll or sudoriferous cysts. There may be a type ...
*  Apocrine sweat gland
Eccrine sweat gland Exocrine gland Sebaceous gland Secretory gland Federative International Committee on Anatomical Terminology ... Modified apocrine glands include the ciliary glands in the eyelids; the ceruminous glands, which produce ear wax; and the ... Unlike eccrine sweat glands, which secrete continuously, the apocrine glands secrete in periodic spurts. Apocrine sweat glands ... It appears on the skin surface mixed with sebum, as sebaceous glands open into the same hair follicle. ...
*  Sebaceous gland
Sebaceous glands of the breast are also known as Montgomery's glands. Sebaceous glands are first visible from the 13th to the ... Some sebaceous glands have unique names. Sebaceous glands on the lip and mucosa of the cheek, and on the genitalia, are known ... Sebaceous glands are part of the body's integumentary system and serve to protect the body against germs. Sebaceous glands ... In the eyelids, meibomian glands, also called tarsal glands, are a type of sebaceous gland that secrete a special type of sebum ...
*  Testosterone
Enlargement of sebaceous glands. This might cause acne, subcutaneous fat in face decreases. Pubic hair extends to thighs and up ... The largest amounts of testosterone (>95%) are produced by the testes in men, while the adrenal glands account for most of the ... The male generative glands also contain Sertoli cells, which require testosterone for spermatogenesis. Like most hormones, ... Testosterone is also synthesized in far smaller total quantities in women by the adrenal glands, thecal cells of the ovaries, ...
*  Acne
Furthermore, sebaceous gland cells produce more antimicrobial peptides, such as HBD1 and HBD2, in response to binding of TLR2 ... Although the late stages of pregnancy are associated with an increase in sebaceous gland activity in the skin, pregnancy has ... Another androgenic hormone responsible for increased sebaceous gland activity is DHEA-S. Higher amounts of DHEA-S are secreted ... Simpson, Nicholas B.; Cunliffe, William J. (2004). "Disorders of the sebaceous glands". In Burns, Tony; Breathnach, Stephen; ...
*  Skin gland
Sweat gland Sebaceous gland. ... Skin glands are structures found in mammals that play roles in ...
*  Propionibacterium acnes
Elevated production of sebum by hyperactive sebaceous glands (sebaceous hyperplasia) or blockage of the follicle can cause P. ... It lives primarily on, among other things, fatty acids in sebum secreted by sebaceous glands in the follicles. It may also be ... 2011). "An update on the role of the sebaceous gland in the pathogenesis of acne". Dermatoendocrinology. 22 (5): 360-6. doi: ... Zouboulis., Christos C. (2004). "Acne and sebaceous gland function". Clinical Dermatology. 22 (5): 360-6. doi:10.1016/j. ...
*  Skin secretions (human)
Sweat, a physiological aid to body temperature regulation, is secreted by eccrine glands. Sebaceous glands secrete the skin ... Skin secretions originate from glands that in dermal layer of the epidermis. ...
*  Bovidae
Scent glands and sebaceous glands are often present. Some species, such as the gemsbok, sable antelope, and Grant's gazelle, ... Many species such as the dik-dik use pheromone secretions from the preorbital glands and sometimes dung, as well, to mark their ...
*  Pimple
The sebaceous glands produce more sebum which builds up behind the blockage, and this sebum allows bacteria to grow, including ... Inside the pore are sebaceous glands which produce sebum. When the outer layers of skin shed (as they do continuously), the ...
*  Androsterone
It may also be secreted by human sebaceous glands. It is described as having a musky odor similar to that of androstenol. ...
*  Pattern hair loss
They regulate sebaceous glands, apocrine hair growth, and libido. With increasing age, androgens stimulate hair growth on the ... 5-alpha-reductase converts free testosterone into DHT, and is highest in the scalp and prostate gland. DHT is most commonly ...
*  John James Pringle
He believed that the sebaceous glands were the source of the problem. Pringle was unfamiliar with the condition so presented ... The papules were in fact neither adenoma nor derived from sebaceous glands. Pringle dismisses one report of a hereditary aspect ...
*  Jamaican fruit bat
Sebaceous holocrine glands can be found in both lips. On the back the fur is an ashy-shade of gray or brown with visible white ... Its prominent noseleaf has an array of sebaceous glands. The lower lip is littered with warts with a relatively large one in ... Dalquest, W W; Werner, H J; Roberts, J H (1952). "The facial glands of a fruit-eating bat, Artibeus jamaicensis (Leach)". ...