Submandibular gland

What is Submandibular gland?

Submandibular gland meaning The submandibular glands lie in contact with the inner surface of the mandible. They secrete primarily serous substances in the mouth by way of the submandibular duct (Wharton's duct). One of the pairs of the major salivary glands.

 

reference: national Cancer Institute – Glossary for Registrars

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