Under the conjunctivæ there are extravasations of bright red blood; and sublingual hæmatoma has been observed (Beatson).
Adenitis takes place in the submaxillary, retro-maxillary, and sublingual glands of the affected side.
The submaxillary and sublingual salivary glands are also liable to be affected.
sublingual: beneath the tongue; applied to a pair of salivary glands in bees.
The swelling under the tongue called the “frog” is a disease of the sublingual gland.
It is usually due to an imperfect development of the duct of the submaxillary or sublingual gland.
The sublingual gland lies in the floor of the mouth just beneath the mucous membrane.
The submaxillary and sublingual glands may be the seat of the same varieties of tumour as the parotid.
The submaxillary and sublingual glands are enlarged and the neighboring lymphatics swollen.
And I ve been studying physiology all the year without ever hearing of sublingual glands.
sublingual sub·lin·gual (sŭb-lĭng'gwəl)
Below or beneath the tongue; hypoglossal.