Salivary-glands Sentence Examples
The poison is secreted in modified upper labial glands, or in a pair of large glands which are the homologues of the parotid salivary glands of other animals.
Neomenia and other genera have no salivary glands.
All young grubs are at first fed with a specially nutritious food, discharged from the worker's stomach, to which is added a digestive secretion derived from special salivary glands in the worker's head.
Of the salivary glands the parotid is by far the largest, elongated in the vertical direction, and narrower in the middle than at either end.
They enclose the jaws (j), mouth (M), and opening of the salivary glands (o.·), and so give rise to the buccal cavity.
Into the pharyngeal cavity open salivary glands and radular sac. The former are paired and ventral, and open on a subradular prominence.
The salivary glands are the modified nephridia of the segment of the oral papillae.
The salivary glands create saliva, which is then secreted into your mouth via the salivary ducts.
The molecule prevents Plasmodium, the malaria mosquito, from moving from the mosquito's gut to its salivary glands.
The salivary glands create saliva, which is then secreted into your mouth via the salivary glands create saliva, which is then secreted into your mouth via the salivary ducts.Advertisement
Symptoms begin with a headache and fever for a day or two, followed by swelling of the salivary glands.
Once the virus begins to affect the brain of the cat, it will move to the salivary glands.
Mumps is a relatively mild short-term viral infection of the salivary glands that usually occurs during childhood.
The salivary glands are also called the parotid glands; therefore, mumps is sometimes referred to as an inflammation of the parotid glands (epidemic parotitis).
Swelling of the salivary glands in the face (parotitis) generally occurs within 12 to 24 hours of the above symptoms.Advertisement
With so many people vaccinated as of the early 2000s, a case of mumps must be properly diagnosed in the event the salivary glands are swollen for reasons other than viral infection.
For example, in persons with poor oral hygiene, the salivary glands can be infected with bacteria.
Also in rare cases, the salivary glands can become blocked, develop tumors, or swell due to the use of certain drugs, such as iodine.
A test can be performed to determine whether the person with swelling of the salivary glands actually has the mumps virus.
Patients should void fruit juices and other acidic foods or beverages that can irritate the salivary glands.Advertisement
In addition, the tube that delivers food from the mouth to the stomach (the esophagus) often becomes inflamed, and salivary glands can become swollen.
From the bite or other area of penetration, the virus multiplies as it spreads along nerves that travel away from the spinal cord and brain (efferent nerves) and into the salivary glands.
The larvae known as caddis-worms are aquatic. The mature females lay their eggs in the water, and the newly-hatched larvae provide themselves with cases made of various particles such as grains of sand, pieces of wood or leaves stuck together with silk secreted from the salivary glands of the insect.
The gullet leads into a moderate-sized crop, and several pairs of salivary glands open into the mouth.
The mouth, situated at the opposite end and armed with a pair of stylets, leads into an oesophagus, into which the ducts of a pair of so-called salivary glands open.Advertisement
The molecule prevents plasmodium, the malaria mosquito, from moving from the mosquito's gut to its salivary glands.