Salivary Gland Cancer
Salivary glands produce saliva -- the lubricating fluid found in the mouth and throat. Saliva contains enzymes that begin the process of digesting food. It also contains antibodies and other substances that help prevent infections of the mouth and throat. If you (or a loved one) are worried about developing salivary gland cancer, have just been diagnosed, are going through treatment, or are trying to stay well after treatment, the Detailed Guide or the Overview can help you find the answers you need.
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