Palatine glands

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Palatine glands
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Identifiers
Latin glandulae palatinae
Dorlands
/Elsevier
g_06/12392532
TA A05.1.02.017
FMA 59795 71616, 59795
Anatomical terminology

The palatine glands form a continuous layer on the posterior surface of the mucous membrane of the soft palate and around the uvula.They are pure mucous glands.

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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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