Sebaceous Gland

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what are sebaceous glands? they are glands that secret an oily substance called sebum
where are sebaceous glands found? they are found all over the body except the palm of the hands and soles of the feet
what is the function of sebum? it acts as a waterproof barrier for hair and skin, and keep them from getting dry
Which type of gland secretes a lipid material that coats the epidermis and hair shafts to provide lubrication and inhibit bacterial growth? Sebaceous glands
What is the secretion of sebaceous glands? Sebum
What is the function of the sebum produced by the sebaceous glands? The sebum lubricates and waterproofs the skin
Sebaceous glands are also known as ______? Oil glands
what is sebum? It is a brown pigment that gives the skin its color
Where are the major blood vessels that supply the skin found? They are found in the subcutaneous layer
which layer of the skin are muscles found in? The Subcutaneous
Which layer contains of loose connective tissue and has about half of the body's stored fat? Subcutaneous layer
which layer of the cutaneous membrane consists of loose connective tissue and adipocytes? The Hypodermis(Subcutaneous)

what are sebaceous glands?

where are sebaceous glands found?

what is the function of sebum?

Which type of gland secretes a lipid material that coats the epidermis and hair shafts to provide lubrication and inhibit bacterial growth?

What is the secretion of sebaceous glands?

What is the function of the sebum produced by the sebaceous glands?

Sebaceous glands are also known as ______?

what is sebum?

Where are the major blood vessels that supply the skin found?

which layer of the skin are muscles found in?

Which layer contains of loose connective tissue and has about half of the body's stored fat?

which layer of the cutaneous membrane consists of loose connective tissue and adipocytes?

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