Dictionary » S » Salivary ducts

Salivary ducts

salivary ducts

The ducts that convey the saliva. They are the parotid duct, the major and minor sublingual ducts, and the submandibular duct.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


Exocrine Glands vs Endocrine Glands

Exocrine glands have ducts to carry their secretions to specific locations. Examples include the salivary glands whose ducts carry saliva to the mouth, or the pancreas whose duct carries pancreatic fluid ...

See entire post
by RLBallantyne
Thu Oct 04, 2007 5:20 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Difference between Exocrine and Endocrine glands
Replies: 2
Views: 215696


This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 941 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link