Percent of contribution of glands to secretions of saliva

Range 25% Parotid: 70% Submandibular: 5% Sublingual %
Organism Human Homo sapiens
Reference Junqueira, Carneiro, Kelley, Basic Histology, 7th edition 1992 Appleton and Lange, pp. 315
Comments Moistening and lubricating functions of the salivary glands are performed by the water and glycoproteins of saliva
Entered by Uri M
ID 103637