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Cowper gland

(kow′pĕr, koo′ )

[William Cowper, Brit. anatomist, 1666-1709]
Either of two small, round, yellow glands, one on each side of the prostate gland, each with a duct about 1 in (2.5 cm) long, terminating in the wall of the urethra. They secrete a viscid fluid forming part of the seminal fluid and correspond to the Bartholin glands in the female.
SYN: SEE: bulbourethral gland
SEE: prostate; SEE: urethra

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Cowper Gland." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/768550/all/Cowper_gland.
Cowper gland. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/768550/all/Cowper_gland. Accessed June 24, 2019.
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