facial lymph nodes

fa·cial lymph nodes

[TA]
a chain of lymph nodes lying along the facial vein that receive afferent vessels from the eyelids, nose, cheek, lip, and gums, and send efferent vessels to the submandibular nodes.
Synonym(s): nodi lymphoidei faciales [TA]

fa·cial lymph nodes

(fāshăl limf nōdz) [TA]
Chain of lymph nodes lying along the facial vein that receive afferent vessels from the eyelids, nose, cheek, lip, and gums, and send efferent vessels to the submandibular nodes.