submandibular salivary gland


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Related to submandibular salivary gland: submaxillary gland, sublingual salivary gland
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Noun1.submandibular salivary gland - a salivary gland inside the lower jaw on either side that produces most of the nocturnal salivasubmandibular salivary gland - a salivary gland inside the lower jaw on either side that produces most of the nocturnal saliva; discharges saliva into the mouth under the tongue
salivary gland - any of three pairs of glands in the mouth and digestive system that secrete saliva for digestion
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8%) was the most common lesion followed by sialadenitis of submandibular salivary gland, carcinoma of parotid gland and sialadenitis of the parotid gland.
These findings were suggestive of a submandibular salivary gland calculus with surrounding abscess formation.
All patients who underwent submandibular salivary gland excision between 1990 and 2010 were included.
PCNA, Ki-67 and p53 expressions in submandibular salivary gland tumours.
A 65-year-old female presented to the breast care facility with a two-month history of a painful, palpable mass on the lateral aspect of her right breast, and a history of T3N0, stage III, adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC) of the submandibular salivary gland with metastasis to the right lung.
Similarly, in a study conducted by Ashour21 on submandibular salivary gland, melatonin increased the cellular activity and retarded the process of degeneration in the secretory acini in aged rats.
Traumas to adjacent structures such as and submaxillary ducts, sublingual gland and lingual nerve have also been described in submental intubation [6,9,10] Submandibular intubation at the angle of the mandible should be avoided because of the more risk of injury to the submandibular salivary gland and its duct, lingual nerve and the facial blood vessels.
5%) of Warthin tumour in their exclusive study of 56 submandibular salivary gland masses.