intermandibular

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intermandibular

between the rami of the mandible.

intermandibular cellulitis
see pharyngeal phlegmon.
intermandibular edema
floppy, soft swelling, which pits on pressure, between the mandibles. Not to be confused with the normal floppiness of tissues in this region in most breeds of dairy cattle. See also bottle jaw.