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Unformatted text preview: * stimulated during emotional stress and sexual excitement (cold sweat) * Eccrine * distributed throughout the skin except as margins of the lips, nail beds of the fingers and toes, and eardrums * most numerous in palms and soles * ducts terminate at pores at epidermal surface * function throughout life * produce a more watery fluid than apocrine gland Glands (cont.) Ceruminous Glands * present in the external auditory canal * ducts open onto the epidermal surface or into ducts of sebaceous glands * the combined secretion of the ceruminous and sebaceous glands is called cerumen * cerumen and hair provides a barrier against foreign bodies...
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This note was uploaded on 01/29/2012 for the course SCIE SYG2000 taught by Professor Bernhardt during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
- Fall '10