Lingual

Lingual may refer to:

  • Tongue, a muscular hydrostat on the floors of the mouths of most vertebrates which manipulates food for mastication
  • Lingual artery, arises from the external carotid between the superior thyroid and facial artery
  • Lingual veins, begin on the dorsum, sides, and under surface of the tongue, and, passing backward along the course of the lingual artery, end in the internal jugular vein
  • Lingual gyrus, of the occipital lobe lies between the calcarine sulcus and the posterior part of the collateral sulcus
  • Lingual bone
  • Lingual nerve, a branch of the mandibular nerve
  • HT Lingual

Other articles related to "lingual":

Lingual Antimicrobial Peptide
... Lingual antimicrobial peptide is a peptide found in human or other mammalian saliva that helps the mouth maintain microbial stasis ... Bovine lingual antimicrobial peptides are present in multiple tissues including the airway, the gastrointestinal tract, the conjunctiva, and the genitourinary tract ...
Suresmile - Lingual Braces
... SureSmile has a lingual or behind teeth braces option called SureSmile QT ... With lingual braces, brackets are adhered to the underside of the teeth on the to arch, bottom arch or both arches ... Most patients choose lingual braces for aesthetic reasons, as they cannot be seen ...
Lingual Branch
... Lingual branch can refer to Lingual artery Lingual nerve. ...
Lingual Gyrus
... The lingual gyrus is a brain structure that is linked to processing vision, especially related to letters ... The lingual gyrus is named after the shape it most closely resembles - the tongue ... Brain Lingual gyrus Medial surface of left cerebral hemisphere ...