sublingual ganglion

(redirected from ganglion sublinguale)

sub·lin·gual gan·gli·on

[TA]
a tiny parasympathetic ganglion occasionally found anterior to the submandibular ganglion, of which it is a displaced portion; its postsynaptic fibers are secretomotor to the sublingual gland.
Synonym(s): ganglion sublinguale [TA]

sub·lin·gual gan·gli·on

(sŭb-linggwăl gangglē-ŏn) [TA]
Tiny parasympathetic ganglion occasionally found anterior to the submandibular ganglion.