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Luschka's gland

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noun Lusch·ka's gland \ˈlu̇sh-kəz-\

Medical Definition of Luschka's gland

Biographical Note for luschka's gland

Luschka

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Hubert von

(1820–1875), German anatomist. Luschka was a professor of anatomy at Tübingen. From 1863 to 1869 he published a three-volume textbook of human anatomy, the second volume of which contains his description of Luschka's gland.


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