Salivary gland

What is Salivary gland?

This is medium size tubular structure situated either side of mandibular region of upper jaw that produces the saliva in side the mouth ( oral cavity).

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Just this past week I noticed a small red bump/swelling on the underside of my tongue. It doesn't hurt, but I'm surprised it hasn't gone...

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Brief Answer:
inflammation of sublingual salivary gland

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A few times in as many weeks, I have experienced a pain and bulge in my neck, up by my ear while eating. and the bulge in visible. typically lasts...

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Brief Answer:
Most probably a Parotid salivary Gland swelling.

Detailed Answer:
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Thank you for your query.

1. This transient, recurring swelling...

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I had a ct scan of my sollen neck on my left side. It showed i had a sollen slavia gland. what causes this and what is the cure? It causes me to...

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Brief Answer:
Salivary gland swollen from duct stone

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