Background to salivary gland disease

  • A. G. D. Maran
Part of the The New Medicine book series (NEME, volume 4)


There are four main salivary glands — two parotids, which are mainly serous, and two submandibular glands, which are mixed serous and mucus (LD-64).


Salivary Gland Facial Nerve Dental Caries Submandibular Gland Connective Tissue Disease 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. G. D. Maran
    • 1
  1. 1.The Royal InfirmaryEdinburghScotland

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