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glandular

, glandulous
of, relating to, containing, functioning as, or affecting a gland
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In a study examining pests of tobacco plants and opportunistic insects that eat the pests, researchers show that sticky glandular trichomes on tobacco leaves trap insects that aren't adapted to interacting with perilous plant surfaces.
Recently we described the natural history and the resin-collecting behavior of the assassin bug Heniartes stali Wygodzinsky 1953 (Hemiptera: Reduviidae: Harpactorinae) in association with Rubus adenotrichos (Schltdl.) (Rosaceae), an Andean wild blackberry whose stems and buds are covered by a densely arranged glandular sticky trichomes.
Adrenal glandular support is often used by people who are under stress, fatigued, having difficulty getting up in the morning, who have adrenal stress headaches, or have an abnormal craving for salts.
To the best of our knowledge, our study was the first one measuring the breast glandular tissue volume quantitatively for the assessment of gynecomastia in patients with testicular germ cell cancer.
And to cap it all, docs also found he had glandular fever, potentially the cause of the other two conditions - and which, ultimately, would have the biggest impact on the sportsman's life.
Since the radiologist is able to view the breast as thin slices, a 3-D mammogram can better differentiate a cancer from overlying glandular tissue, increasing cancer detection and decreasing chances of a "false positive."
(2) Urachal remnants are composed of urothelium, submucosal connective tissue, and smooth muscle (1); this urothelial lining may undergo focal glandular metaplasia, and urachal remnants may be a source of malignancy--accounting for less than (1)% of bladder carcinomas (3) but up to (10)% of bladder adenocarcinomas.
Some of the best natural health products contain glandular ingredients and many doctors have used glandulars for years with great success.
sirnakense leaves have A1, A2, B type glandular trichomes and C2 and C3 non-glandular trichomes on the adaxial and abaxial surface.
He's only just come back from glandular fever and it's the sensible thing to do.
Here, GP and Healthspan medical director, Dr Sarah Brewer, explains more about glandular fever and how to avoid it - and what to do if you are unlucky enough to catch it.
It's important to take things easy for a while if you contract glandular fever ARAGING sore throat and headache, soaring temperature, and horrible tiredness you just can't shake - if it's not the self-inflicted 'symptoms' of a hangover, it may well be that you've caught glandular fever.

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