Glycoconjugates and peripheral sugars have been identified in ducts and in different cell types in flow channel contents in lectin studies on submandibular
and sublingual glands.
Much work has been done on submandibular
glands of rats to elucidate various aspects of pre and post-natal growth and development.
Of the 12 sialolithiasis patients, eight had submandibular
gland stones, and four had parotid gland stones (Table 2).
A case of cavernous haemangioma in the submandibular
gland: a review of clinicoradiologic features and treatment methods.
In our study nasal septum and submandibular
glands were evaluated histopathologically.
Extraoral examination showed bilateral submandibular
swelling with associated anterior neck swelling, which was diffuse, firm to touch, and tender.
In human beings, the parotid gland is the largest salivary gland followed by the submandibular
and sublingual salivary glands while in rats submandibular
salivary gland is the largest salivary gland followed by parotid and sublingual salivary glands.5
The main US findings for this condition are swelling of the salivary glands, which are more prominent in the submandibular
glands, as well as internal hypoechoic septae formation in the glands with no increase in gland vascularity [3,4].
El examen clinico extraoral evidencio una asimetria facial por un aumento de volumen a nivel de la region submandibular
bilateral y region submental.
glands are more frequently affected, but parotid, sublingual, and labial salivary glands are also involved.
A 35-year-old white male patient presented complaining of pain in the submandibular
region and purulent secretion from a lingual caruncle with slightly increased volume in the region.
Computed tomography (CT) scan neck region revealed a well-defined 3.0 x 2.2 x 2.0 cm uniloculated lesion located anteroinferior to the right submandibular
gland with imperceptible wall.