salivary gland

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salivary gland

[′sal·ə‚ver·ē ‚gland]
(physiology)
A gland that secretes saliva, such as the sublingual or parotid.
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US-based medical device maker Cook Medical has launched the SialoCath Salivary Duct Catheter to offer physicians who treat obstructive salivary gland disorders the option of a specialised catheter designed to irrigate the salivary duct and flush out stone fragments, the company said on Tuesday.
New York, NY, January 30, 2015 --(PR.com)-- Thieme is proud to announce that "Salivary Gland Disorders and Diseases: Diagnosis and Management," by Patrick J.
They detail developmental and acquired abnormalities of the teeth, the pathology of dental caries, periodontal diseases, inflammatory disorders of the jaw, cysts of the oral and maxillofacial region, odontogenic tumors, fibrocemento-osseous lesions and related conditions, soft tissue and bone tumors, diseases of the maxillary antrum, salivary gland disorders, xerostomia, potentially malignant disorders, oral cancer, recurrent oral ulceration, vesiculobullous disorders, infections of the oral mucosa, connective tissue diseases, chronic facial pain, temporomandibular joint disorders, forensic dentistry, laboratory investigations and their interpretation, imaging, and tobacco use prevention and cessation.
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