submandibular salivary gland

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Synonyms for submandibular salivary gland

a salivary gland inside the lower jaw on either side that produces most of the nocturnal saliva

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8%) was most common followed by sialadenitis of the submandibular salivary gland (34.
Long-term effect of melatonin on submandibular salivary glands in old rats.
Alves et al13 analyzed the expression of Ki-67 in submandibular salivary gland tumors.
Upon examination, bimanual palpation of the swollen area cor- responding to the anatomic location of the left submandibular salivary gland duct further indicated that the mass was mobile, firm and non-tender (Figure 1).
To test the validity of the reported high incidence (50%) of malignancy in neoplasms of the submandibular salivary gland, and to compare it with that of the parotid gland.
Sialoliths have been reported in the parotid glands of dogs and the duct of the submandibular salivary gland of chimpanzees.
Apparently low titers or only traces of infectivity were detected in spleen, lung, submandibular salivary gland, conjunctiva, and skin.
A massive pleomorphic adenoma of the submandibular salivary gland.
Clinical examination did not reveal origin from submandibular salivary gland.
Ultrasonography demonstrated a hypoechoic, nonhomogeneous mass that involved most of the submandibular salivary gland and two adjacent small lymph nodes.