Brunner glands

Dr Jeremy Jones et al.

Brunner glands are compound tubular submucosal glands found in the duodenum. They are only found proximal to the sphincter of Oddi.

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Abdominal and pelvic anatomy
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Article Information

rID: 6017
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Brunner's glands
  • Brunner gland

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