accessory parotid gland

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ac·ces·so·ry pa·rot·id gland

[TA]
an occasional islet of parotid tissue separate from the mass of the gland, lying anteriorly just above the commencement of the parotid duct.

ac·ces·so·ry pa·rot·id gland

(ak-sesŏr-ē pă-rotid gland) [TA]
Occasional islet of parotid tissue separate from the mass of the gland, lying anteriorly just above the commencement of the parotid duct.
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