Submandibular fovea

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Submandibular fovea
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Mandible. Inner surface. Side view
Details
Latin Fovea submandibularis,
fossa submandibularis
Identifiers
Dorlands
/Elsevier
f_15/12377430
TA A02.1.15.015
FMA 59435
Anatomical terminology

The submandibular fovea (or submandibular fossa or submaxillary fovea) is an impression on the medial side of the body of the mandible below the mylohyoid line. It is the location for the submandibular gland.

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This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

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