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PREFERRED TERM

Nasopharynx  

BROADER CONCEPT

NARROWER CONCEPTS

ENTRY TERMS

  • Nasopharynges
  • Nasopharynxes
  • Rhinopharynges
  • Rhinopharynx
  • Rhinopharynxes

NOTE

  • inflammation = NASOPHARYNGITIS

SCOPE NOTE

  • The top portion of the pharynx situated posterior to the nose and superior to the SOFT PALATE. The nasopharynx is the posterior extension of the nasal cavities and has a respiratory function.

IN OTHER LANGUAGES

  • Finnish

  • epfarynks
  • nasofarynks
  • nasopharynx
  • rinofarynks
  • ylänielu
  • Swedish

  • Näsa-svalg

URI

http://www.yso.fi/onto/mesh/D009305

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