What are intrinsic salivary glands?
Intrinsic salivary glands (buccal glands)= are scattered thoughout the oral muccosa.
What are the structural modifications in the salivary glands that allow them to carry out their functions?
Your salivary glands. "The salivary glands secrete saliva into the mouth to assist in digesting foods. Humans have 3 pairs of major salivary glands: 1) parotid glands, 2) submandibular glands, and 3) sublingual glands. The parotid glands are the largest salivary glands and are located in front of the ear in the cheek area and slightly over the jaw line. The smaller submandibular glands are located under the jaw and the sublingual glands, the smallest…