Submandibular ganglion

The submandibular ganglion is one of four parasympathetic ganglia of the head and neck. It receives parasympathetic fibers from the facial nerve.

Gross anatomy

Roots

Branches

Anatomy: Head and neck

Anatomy: Head and neck

Article information

rID: 52223
System: Head & Neck
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:

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Cases and figures

  • Figure 1: submandibular and otic ganglia (Gray's illustration)
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