Description: located subcutaneously in the external sensory canal, in the outer 1/3. Ceruminous glands are simple, coiled, and tubular organs made up of an inner secretory layer of cells and an outer myoepithelial layer of cells.
Function: It plays an essential role in the human ear canal, helping in cleaning and lubrication, and also provides some protection from bacteria, fungus, and insects.
Tissues Present: simple, coiled, tubular glands
Cell Present: inner secretory layer of cells and an outer myoepithelial layer of cells
Location: in the external auditory canal