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Wharton's Duct

Summary Information: Wharton's Duct

Wharton's Duct: The Wharton's duct is a type of salivary gland duct. The Wharton's duct is a small tube that connects the submandibular glands to the oral cavity. Saliva that is produced in the submandibular gland flows into the Wharton's duct and then into the mouth at the base of the tongue. The Wharton's duct also drains saliva that is produced by the sublingual glands.

Conditions that afflict the Wharton's duct include mumps, tumors, infections, salivary duct calculus and salivary gland neoplasm.

Closely Related Organs: Wharton's Duct

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Other Names: Wharton's Duct

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Wharton's Duct

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