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Related to submandibular salivary glands: sublingual salivary gland, submaxillary gland

sub·man·dib·u·lar

 (sŭb′măn-dĭb′yə-lər)
adj.
Submaxillary.

submandibular

(ˌsʌbmænˈdɪbjʊlə)
adj
(Anatomy) another word for submaxillary

sub•man•dib•u•lar

(ˌsʌb mænˈdɪb yə lər)
adj.
1. situated below the mandible.
2. of or pertaining to either of a pair of glands secreting both serum and saliva, situated beneath the mandibles.
[1870–80]
Translations

sub·man·dib·u·lar

a. submandibular, debajo de la mandíbula.

submandibular

adj submandibular
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Ultrasound imaging of the parotid and submandibular salivary glands, performed in accordance with the recommendations of the otorhinolaryngology consultant physician, was normal.
This study aimed to evaluate the effects caused by episodic and intense intoxication of EtOH in a 3-day/week binge pattern on the parotid and submandibular salivary glands of female rats, during adolescence to young adulthood phase.
INTRODUCTION: The term "ranula" is used to describe a diffuse swelling in the floor of the mouth caused by either a mucous extravasation or, less commonly, a mucous retention cyst derived from the major sublingual or submandibular salivary glands.
The incidence of focal chronic inflammatory changes in human submandibular salivary glands.