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tubal glands of pharyngotympanic tube


Definition: glands located principally near the pharyngeal end of the pharyngotympanic (auditory) tube.

Synonym(s): glands of auditory tube, glands of eustachian tube, glandulae tubariae, mucous glands of auditory tube

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