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Sublingual gland
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Salivary glands
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Salivary glands: #1 is Parotid gland, #2 is Submandibular gland, #3 is Sublingual gland
Latin Glandula sublingualis
System Digestive system
Artery Sublingual artery (branch of lingual artery of external carotid artery)
Nerve Submandibular ganglion
Lymph Submandibular lymph nodes

The sublingual glands are one of the main three pairs of salivary glands. The other two are the parotid gland and the submandibular gland. The sublingual glands are located in the front part of the bottom of the mouth, under the tongue.

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