Borders and surfaces of parotid gland
The parotid gland has three borders (anterior, posterior and medial) and four surfaces:
- Superior surface - corresponds to the base of the gland;
- Superficial surface - lateral surface that is positioned between the anterior and posterior borders;
- Anteromedial surface - found between the anterior and medial borders;
- Posteromedial surface - situated between the posterior and medial borders.