submaxillary gland

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Related to submaxillary gland: submaxillary salivary gland, submandibular gland
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Synonyms for submaxillary gland

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

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There is a salivary bladder related with the submaxillary gland.
It is ten times more common in parotid than in submaxillary gland.
It is delimited medially by the pharyngobasilar fascia and the superior pharyngeal constrictor muscle, and laterally by the ascending branch of the jaw, superficial cervical aponeurosis and the submaxillary gland.
On the other hand, it also showed bilateral involvement in parotid and submaxillary glands and involvement in pancreas, pleura, and left adrenal gland, expanding the information provided by CT and ultrasound.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Musin from boive submaxillary glands
7) The electrodes are strategically placed above the submaxillary glands bilaterally to exert these effects.
16) Even so, Lewis et al found no hormonal concordance between salivary duct and breast carcinomas in their clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical review of 26 cases of salivary duct carcinoma that had arisen from the parotid and submaxillary glands.