Flashcards in Parotid Region Deck (6):
What muscle will the parotid gland/Stensen's duct penetrate?
What tooth will the parotic gland duct/Stensen's duct open near?
the second maxillary molar
What vein is formed within the parotid gland?
the retromandibular vein
Within the parotid gland what does the facial nerve form?
the facial nerve plexus
What are the branches of the facial nerve plexus?
temporal, zygomatic, buccal, marginal mandibular, and cervical branches