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Submandibular Gland
MeSH HeadingSubmandibular Gland
Tree NumberA03.556.500.760.812
Tree NumberA10.336.779.812
Tree NumberA14.549.760.812
Scope NoteOne of two salivary glands in the neck, located in the space bound by the two bellies of the digastric muscle and the angle of the mandible. It discharges through the submandibular duct. The secretory units are predominantly serous although a few mucous alveoli, some with serous demilunes, occur. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Entry TermSubmaxillary Gland
Allowable QualifiersAB AH BS CH CY DE EM EN GD IM IN IR ME MI PA PH PP PS RA RE RI SE SU TR UL US VI
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD013363


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Digestive System [A03]
   Gastrointestinal Tract [A03.556]
      Mouth [A03.556.500]
         Salivary Glands [A03.556.500.760]
Parotid Gland [A03.556.500.760.464]
Salivary Ducts [A03.556.500.760.640]
Salivary Glands, Minor [A03.556.500.760.650]
Sublingual Gland [A03.556.500.760.687]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeSubmandibular Gland [A03.556.500.760.812]
von Ebner Glands [A03.556.500.760.906]

 
Tissues [A10]
   Exocrine Glands [A10.336]
      Salivary Glands [A10.336.779]
Parotid Gland [A10.336.779.464]
Salivary Ducts [A10.336.779.640]
Salivary Glands, Minor [A10.336.779.650]
Sublingual Gland [A10.336.779.687]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeSubmandibular Gland [A10.336.779.812]
von Ebner Glands [A10.336.779.906]

 
Stomatognathic System [A14]
   Mouth [A14.549]
      Salivary Glands [A14.549.760]
Parotid Gland [A14.549.760.464]
Salivary Ducts [A14.549.760.640]
Salivary Glands, Minor [A14.549.760.650]
Sublingual Gland [A14.549.760.687]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeSubmandibular Gland [A14.549.760.812]
von Ebner Glands [A14.549.760.906]

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