Monday, October 24, 2011

Throat (Pharynx)

Throat (Pharynx)

Is the liaison between the oral cavity and esophagus. Derived from the Greek Pharynk

Schemes across the mouth, nose, pharynx, and larynx

Within the pharyngeal arches are tonsils (tonsillectomy) is a lot of lymph glands contain lymphocytes and is a defense against infection, here lies between the airway and the intersecting street food, is located behind the oral cavity and nasal cavity, in front of the vertebrae

And above the front associated with the nasal cavity, through the medium of holes named koana, circumstances associated with the oral pharynx with the mediation of the hole called ismus fausium

Pharynx consists of; The superior = parts are very high with the nose, the media = part of the same height as the mouth and the inferior = the same height as the larynx.

Superior part called the nasopharynx, the nasopharynx empties the tube that connects the pharynx to the ear drum room, media section called the oropharynx, the part is bounded forward to the inferior part of the tongue diakar gofaring that connects the larynx called the oropharynx to the larynx

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