Medical Definition of Cavity of pharynx

1. It consists of a nasal part (nasopharynx) continuous anteriorly with the nasal cavity and receiving the openings of the auditory tubes, an oral part (oropharynx) opening through the fauces into the oral cavity, and a laryngeal part (laryngopharynx) leading into the vestibule of the larynx and to the oesophagus. Synonym: cavitas pharyngis, cavum pharyngis. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cavity Of Pharynx

cavitation
cavitational
cavitations
cavitied
cavities
cavitis
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cavity line angle
cavity liner
cavity margin
cavity of concha
cavity of larynx
cavity of middle ear
cavity of pharynx (current term)
cavity of septum pellucidum
cavity of tooth
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cavity preparation form
cavity quantum electrodynamics
cavity resonator
cavity wall
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cavo-atrial junction
cavo-atrial junctions
cavo-rilievo
cavoatrial

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