Top
10
Doctor insights on: Paraurethral Gland

Share
1

1
Where is the bartholomew gland located?

Where is the bartholomew gland located?

Do you mean: Bartholin's glands? They are on either side of the opening of the vagina. ...Read more

2

2
What causes just the right gland to swell?

What causes just the right gland to swell?

Gland on what: Part of the body. Please clarify and re-ask. ...Read more

3

3
Hard glands if it gets small is that good ?

Hard glands  if it gets small is that good ?

Perhaps: Palpable glands like lymph nodes get smaller after infection. If multiple hard glands changing sizes, go have them check for lymphoma. ...Read more

4

4
Please explain what gland regulates male functions?

Please explain what gland regulates male functions?

Depends: Ultimately, brain is the organ that makes you a male. But, hypothalamus secretes hormones that cause pituitary gland to secrete hormones that cause testicles to secrete testosterone which helps to define your sexual characteristics. Dysfunction at any of these organs can cause disorders of male function. The dysfunction really depends upon the age at which the dysfunction occurs. ...Read more

5

5
Is there any medication to treat damaged sex glands?

Is there any medication to treat damaged sex glands?

Don't know your: Gender. If you are female - please seek eval by your gynecologist. If you are male -please see your urologist. After injury is assessed, a treatment plan can be recommended. ...Read more

6

6
Could thymus gland regrow?

Could thymus gland regrow?

Ususally not: Thymus usually regresses after reaching maximum size at puberty. It becomes infiltrated with fat during regression. It can enlarge with tumors such as thymoma and thymolipoma. Also hormone associated with hyperthyroidism or graves disease in adolescence can stimulate thymus to overgrow. Otherwise thymus remains dormant in older people. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
7

7
Is prostrate gland dangerous?

Not generally.: It usually occupies a remote and quiet corner of the body. It spends its life in silent service occasionally causing nocturnal urinary symptoms in older age. Less commonly it is the source of prostate cancer, but dangerous? I think not. ...Read more

8

8
What type of gland is the pancreas?

What type of gland is the pancreas?

Exo and endo: Hi. The pancreas is a mixed bag: 99% exocrine (digestive enzymes), and 1% endocrine (primarily insulin and glucagon). Like the adrenals (catecholamines in one section, steroids in another), the pancreas is digestive enzymes in certain parts, hormones in others. Good luck! ...Read more

9

9
What gland regulates the glucose level?

What gland regulates the glucose level?

Concert: Many organs participate among which include: pancreas, pituitary, adrenals, intestine, liver. ...Read more

10

10
What is the role of the Bartholin's gland?

What is the role of the Bartholin's gland?

Let me explain: They secrete mucus to lubricate the vagina and are homologous to bulbourethral glands in males. However, while bartholin's glands are located in the superficial perineal pouch in females, bulbourethral glands are located in the deep perineal pouch in males. ...Read more