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Medical Term:

duct of sweat glands

Definition

the superficial portion of the sweat gland that passes through the corium and epidermis, opening on the surface by the porus sudoriferus or sweat pore.

Synonym(s): ductus sudoriferus, sudoriferous duct, sweat duct

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