A diagrammatic sectional view of the skin (magnified). ... ... Ceruminous glands are specialized sudoriferous glands (sweat glands) located in the external auditory canal. ... Mammary glands are milk-secreting adaptations of sweat glands and are the characteristic of mammals which gave the class its name. ...
Template:Dermatology-stub1 Sweating (also called perspiration or sometimes transpiration) is the production and evaporation of a fluid, consisting primarily of water as well as a smaller amount of sodium chloride (the main constituent of table salt), that is excreted by the sweat glands in the skin of mammals. ...
This invention relates to a method and means for recording sweatgland activity which provides a dermatoglyph or pictorial representation which is directly proportional to the amount of sweat exuded by the glands.
The present invention resides in a novel method and means for recording sweatgland activity to obtain a clear resolute image which is directly proportional to the amount of sweat exuded by the glands.
Sweatglands 20, are shown diagrammatically to illustrate the normal exudation of droplets of perspiration 22.
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