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submandibular

 [sub″man-dib´u-lar]
below the mandible.

sub·man·dib·u·lar

(sŭb'man-dib'yū-lăr),
1. Beneath the mandible or lower jaw.
2. Denoting certain ducts, fossae, ganglia, glands, lymph nodes, or a triangle of the neck, below the mandible.
Synonym(s): inframandibular, submaxillary (2)

submandibular

/sub·man·dib·u·lar/ (sub″man-dib´u-ler) below the mandible.

submandibular

(sŭb′măn-dĭb′yə-lər)
adj.
Submaxillary.

submandibular

[-məndib′yələr]
Etymology: L, sub + mandible
pertaining to the area beneath the mandible, or lower jaw. Also called inframandibular.

sub·man·dib·u·lar

(sŭb'man-dib'yū-lăr)
Beneath the mandible or lower jaw.
Synonym(s): inframandibular, submaxillary (2) .

sub·man·dib·u·lar

(sŭb'man-dib'yū-lăr)
1. Beneath mandible or lower jaw.
2. Denoting some ducts, fossae, ganglia, glands, lymph nodes, or a triangle of the neck, below the mandible.
Synonym(s): inframandibular, submaxillary (2) .

submandibular (sub´mandib´yələr),

adj inferior to the mandible.
submandibular caruncle,
submandibular duct,
n See Wharton's duct.
submandibular fossa,
submandibular fossa in image interpretation,
n a radiolucent site within the region located in the body of the mandible that allows radiographs to gain a clear representation of the lingual depression of the salivary gland located within the submandibular area.
submandibular ganglion,
submandibular lymph nodes,
n the superficial cervical nodes located at the inferior border of the ramus of the mandible.
submandibular salivary gland,
submandibular space,
submandibular triangle,

submandibular

below the mandible.
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Submandibular abscess in a cow. By permission from Blowey RW, Weaver AD, Diseases and Disorders of Cattle, Mosby, 1997

submandibular salivary glands
submandibular swelling
the swelling may be soft as in edema or hard and painful as in grass seed abscess, or lymphadenitis or inflammation of salivary glands. The accumulation of edema fluid is characteristic of grazing animals or those eating off the ground. Cows eating from a manger will not be affected. Called also bottle jaw.
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Mucoepidermoid carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma of the submandibular gland.
The patient underwent excision of the right submandibular gland and stone via a standard extra-oral approach, without complication.
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Our case was peculiar in that the swelling was in the submandibular region connected to the parotid by a vascular pedicle.
Laryngoscopy devices are designed for insertion into the upper airway to provide a glottic image by one of two methods: either in the midline over the tongue; or along the floor of mouth with displacement of tongue and flattening of the submandibular space.
Upon examination, bimanual palpation of the swollen area cor- responding to the anatomic location of the left submandibular salivary gland duct further indicated that the mass was mobile, firm and non-tender (Figure 1).
With regard to gland weight, we verified a significant increase in the weight of the parotid gland in groups SCa and TCa and no weight change in the submandibular and sublingual glands (Table 2).
La angina de Ludwig es potencialmente letal, debido a que puede extenderse rapidamente al espacio sublingual y submandibular.
Submandibular beze BTA uygulamasi lokalizasyonu nedeniyle daha zordur ve bu nedenle enjeksiyonu nadiren gereklidir.
If it is in the submandibular gland, it is usually under the back part of the jaw.
A 9-year-old boy, presented with a six months history of an enlarging left submandibular mass.