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Bulbourethral Gland of a Boar
Description:The cells in the secretroy acini of the bulbourethral gland have basophilic cytoplasm. They secrete a viscous material rich in sialoproteins. These help to lubricate the urethra. Original mag. 25x H&E Bulbourethral gland. Male Reproductive System. Boar.