axillary sweat gland

axillary sweat gland

[′ak·sə‚ler·ē ′swet ‚gland]
(anatomy)
An apocrine gland located in the axilla.
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The device is Food and Drug Administration-approved for thermal treatment of axillary sweat glands, and has been used for about 35,000 such procedures, Dr.
Surgical techniques for treatment of hyperhidrosis include endoscopic transthoracic sympathectomy, excision of axillary sweat glands, and axillary liposuction.