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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Effect of thyroid hormone on the histology of rat submandibular salivary gland during postnatal development.
Arteriovenous haemangioma involving submandibular salivary gland. Indian J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2001;53(1):57-9.
In human beings, the parotid gland is the largest salivary gland followed by the submandibular and sublingual salivary glands while in rats submandibular salivary gland is the largest salivary gland followed by parotid and sublingual salivary glands.5
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.
The most common malignant salivary gland tumor observed in submandibular salivary gland was adenoid cystic carcinoma accounting for 27.7% of all malignant tumors.
window) showing a well-demarcated mass (arrow) located on the left side in the upper cervical lymph node region (group IIA), with adipose cleavage plane between the mass, the submandibular salivary gland (arrowhead), and the sternocleidomastoid muscle (asterisk).
Herein, we describe an unusual manifestation of Richter's syndrome in the form of extranodal PTCL-NOS in the submandibular salivary gland.
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.
Giant calculi of the submandibular salivary gland. Br J Oral Surg 1981 Sep;19: 230-2.
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.