sublingual

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sub·lin·gual

 (sŭb-lĭng′gwəl)
adj.
Situated beneath or on the underside of the tongue.
n.
A sublingual part, such as a gland, artery, or duct.

sub·lin′gual·ly adv.

sublingual

(sʌbˈlɪŋɡwəl)
adj
(Anatomy) anatomy situated beneath the tongue

sub•lin•gual

(sʌbˈlɪŋ gwəl)
adj.
situated under the tongue, or on the underside of the tongue.
[1655–65; < New Latin sublinguālis]
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Adj.1.sublingual - beneath the tongue
Translations

sub·lin·gual

a. sublingual, situado-a debajo de la lengua;
___ glandglándula ___;
___ tablettableta, pastilla ___.

sublingual

adj sublingual
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Other locations are midline of the nose or neck, sublingual region and sternal, perineal, scrotal, and sacral areas.
Ankyloglossia, also known as tongue-tie, occurs when a part of the tissue in the sublingual region that should have undergone apoptosis during embryonic development remains, restricting lingual movement [1].
There were no metastatic lymph nodes in the neck specimens; however, one of the two lymph nodes harbored metastasis in the sublingual region. The metastatic lymph node had no extracapsular extension.
On radiographic examination (MRI), a 4x3 cm sized well-circumscribed radiopaque mass was seen in submental and sublingual region were observed (Figure-1).
Intraoral physical examination showed a mucosa colored swelling of hard consistency in the left sublingual region that measured approximately 3 cm in its greatest diameter (Figure 1).