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Morphometry of the Parotid Gland in Mice Infected by the RAL Strain of Trypanosoma cruzi in Function of the Sex

ALBUQUERQUE, Sergio de, LOPES, Ruberval Armando, SALA, Miguel Angel et al. Abstract : They were studied the alterations and... Read More

Accessory parotid gland

Accessory parotid gland An occasional islet of parotid tissue separate from the mass of the gland, lying anteriorly just... Read More

Parotid gland

parotid gland (Science: anatomy) A salivary gland situated in front of and below the... Read More

Parotid

parotid (Science: anatomy) Situated near the ear; applied especially to the salivary gland near the ear. Of, pertaining to,... Read More

Admaxillary gland

Admaxillary gland --> accessory parotid gland An occasional islet of parotid tissue separate from the mass of the gland,... Read More

Glossopharyngeal nerve

Definition noun, plural: glossopharyngeal nerves The cranial nerve that innervates muscles involved in swallowing and... Read More

Indolent bubo

Indolent bubo An indurated enlargement of an inguinal node. malignant bubo, the enlarged lymph node associated with bubonic... Read More

Socia parotidis

socia parotidis Synonym: accessory parotid gland. Origin: L. Companion of the... Read More

Blasius duct

Blasius duct --> parotid duct The duct of the parotid gland opening from the cheek into the vestibule of the mouth opposite... Read More

Radical neck dissection

radical neck dissection The most commonly performed major operation for head and neck malignancies, most of which are... Read More

Saliva

Definition noun The secretion from the salivary glands Supplement The saliva is a viscid, watery fluid that is secreted from... Read More

Tympanic nerve

tympanic nerve (Science: anatomy, nerve) A nerve from the inferior ganglion of the glossopharyngeal nerve, passing through... Read More

Nucleus salivatorius inferior

nucleus salivatorius inferior --> inferior salivatory nucleus A group of preganglionic parasympathetic motor neurons located... Read More

Auricular ganglion

Auricular ganglion --> otic ganglion An autonomic ganglion situated below the foramen ovale medial to the mandibular nerve;... Read More

Inferior salivatory nucleus

Inferior salivatory nucleus a group of preganglionic parasympathetic motor neurons located in the reticular formation of the... Read More

Otic ganglion

otic ganglion An autonomic ganglion situated below the foramen ovale medial to the mandibular nerve; its postganglionic,... Read More

Posterior facial vein

posterior facial vein --> retromandibular vein (Science: anatomy, vein) It is formed by the union of the superficial... Read More

Pes anserinus

pes anserinus --> intraparotid plexus of facial nerve (Science: anatomy, nerve) The diverging branches of the facial nerve... Read More

Otoganglion

otoganglion --> otic ganglion An autonomic ganglion situated below the foramen ovale medial to the mandibular nerve; its... Read More

Inferior salivary nucleus

Inferior salivary nucleus --> inferior salivatory nucleus a group of preganglionic parasympathetic motor neurons located in... Read More

Uveoparotid fever

uveoparotid fever A manifestation of sarcoidosis marked by chronic inflammation of the parotid gland and the... Read More

Auriculotemporal nerve

Auriculotemporal nerve (Science: anatomy, nerve) a branch of the mandibular, usually arising by two roots embracing the... Read More

Ganglion oticum

Ganglion oticum --> otic ganglion An autonomic ganglion situated below the foramen ovale medial to the mandibular nerve; its... Read More

Arnolds ganglion

Arnolds ganglion --> otic ganglion An autonomic ganglion situated below the foramen ovale medial to the mandibular nerve;... Read More

Marinobufotoxin

Marinobufotoxin a poison produced by the parotid gland of bufo marinus (family Bufonidae), a large toad native to Central... Read More

Sweating gustatory

sweating, gustatory excessive sweating of the forehead, upper lip, perioral region, or sternum subsequent to ingestion of... Read More

Lymph nodes

Lymph nodes definition Lymph nodes are small, bean-shaped organs located in different parts of the body and act as... Read More