Tyson's gland

Tyson's gland

[′tī·sənz ‚gland]
(anatomy)
A small scent gland in the human male which secretes the smegma. Also known as preputial gland.
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The location of the swelling was most consistent with an abscess in the Tyson's gland (also known as tysonitis).
Case reports of gonorrheal infection of Tyson's gland have documented infection with and without symptoms of urethritis.
At puberty, Tyson's glands produce an oily substance, which, when mixed with shed skin cells, constitutes adult smegma.