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A 31-year-old member asked:

Are submandibular glands different sizes?

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Dr. Steven Reubel
42 years experience
They vary in size: All the salivary glands differ in size from person to person and can vary in size from left to right size.
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Dr. Jaime Quejada
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial 35 years experience
Yes: Normally not really palpable unless they become obstructed or inflamed.
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Dr. Barry Cohen
35 years experience
Yes: They vary in size and shape depending on patient, and disease state.
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