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List of endocrine and exocrine glands
There are several specialized glands within the human integumentary system that are derived from apocrine or sebaceous gland precursors. There are no specialized variants of eccrine glands.
|Name||Precursor gland derived from||Anatomic location|
|Ceruminous gland||Apocrine||Ear canal|
|Moll's gland||Apocrine||Eyelid margin|
|Tyson's gland||Sebaceous||Genital skin|
|Meibomian gland||Sebaceous||Tarsal plate|
|Gland of Zeis||Sebaceous||Associated with eyelashes on eyelid margin|
|Fordyce spot||Sebaceous||Vermillion border|
- Anil Ghom, Shubhange Mhaske. "Oral pathology". p. Glossary, 837.
- Eccrine glands have no specialized variants.