Deep parotid lymph nodes

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Deep parotid lymph nodes
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Lymph Nodes of the Head & Neck (4. Deep Parotid)
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Latin Nodi lymphoidei parotidei profundi
Anatomical terminology

The deep parotid lymph nodes are lymph nodes found below the parotid gland.

The afferents of the subparotid glands drain the nasal part of the pharynx and the posterior parts of the nasal cavities.

Their efferents pass to the superior deep cervical glands.

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