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Holocrine Secretion Animation

  • Secretion is the breakdown and discharge of the entire secretory cell.
  • Mechanism is only seen in the sebaceous glands of the skin.
  • Associated with hair follicle and also in skin without hair.

Links: Merocrine | Apocrine | Holocrine | Integumentary Development

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