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Albarran glands

Pronunciation: ahl'bah-rahn

Definition: minute submucosal glands or branching tubules in the subcervical region of the prostate gland, emptying for the most part into the posterior portion of the urethra.

Synonym(s): Albarran y Dominguez tubules

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