The paired submandibular glands are major salivary glands located beneath the
floor of the ... The gland can be bilaterally palpated (felt) inferior and posterior to
the body of ... The gland receiv...
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Submaxillary (submandibular) gland. 3. .... A major blood vessel is formed just
posterior to the submaxillary gland as a result of the union of smaller vessels.
Apr 20, 2010 ... The parotid gland • This is the largest of the salivary glands, • lying wedged The
.... Salivary Glands • Introduction • Minor salivary glands • Major salivary glands ...
2. the retromandibular (posterior facial) vein, formed by the junction of the ....
indirectly by innervating the blood vessels that supply the glands.
Sep 11, 2015 ... The major salivary glands are in close relation with oral cavity structures, ... The
palatine tonsils, soft palate, tongue base, and posterior ...
Aug 14, 2016 ... Bone · Skeletal Muscle · Blood Vessels · Nerves · Lymphatic System .... It is one of
the major structures responsible for venous drainage of the face. ... Blood is
supplied by the posterior auricular and superficial temporal arteries. ... by the
auriculotemporal nerve, a branch of the mandibu...
glands . The major function of the salivary glands is to secrete saliva, which plays
a significant role in lubrica- tion, digestion .... Before entering the posterior portion
of the parotid gland, three motor ... neath the mandibular nerve to join the
auriculotemporal nerve in ... glands, and cutaneous blood vessels through the
Note: Not all sites in the lip, oral cavity, pharynx and salivary glands are listed
below. ... Its posterior boundary is the base of the anterior pillar of the tonsil. ...
and the other major salivary glands, submandibular (submaxillary) (C08.0) ....
brane into the lamina propria, it can spread by way of the lymphatics and blood
C73.9 Thyroid gland. SUMMARY ... Blood vessel(s) (major): Carotid artery ...
Posterior mediastinal (tracheoesophageal) ... Submandibular (submaxillary). ##.
Major blood vessels Local anatomy ... Submandibular/submaxillary gland: ... von
Ebner's glands of tongue (posterior dorsal and lateral): serous acini only
foramen magnum, the opening in the occipital bone posterior to the basal part ....
TG2-13), brachial plexus (C5), rhomboid major & minor; levator scapulae ....
thoracic outlet syndrome, condition due to compromise of blood vessels or nerve
... the spinal accessory nerve, the submaxillary gland and most of the parotid