mucosa of pharynx

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mucosa of pharynx

[TA]
the mucous coat of the pharynx.

mu·co·sa of phar·ynx

(myū-kōsă faringks) [TA]
Mucous coat of pharynx.
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A ZD is a herniation of the pharyngeal mucosa through an area of natural weakness between the fibers of the inferior constrictor muscles.
The risk of incisional problems is likely related to the length of the pharyngeal incision and the ease of closure, both of which may be improved by neuronavigation, which allows a smaller incision to be placed in an optimal location rather than the classic "U" or "H" shaped pharyngeal incisions which provide a wider exposure but increase the risk of wound problems of the delicate pharyngeal mucosa.
A viral pharyngitis usually presents with mild symptoms, most patients complaining of a sore throat, dysphagia, fever and erythema of the pharyngeal mucosa with enlarged tonsils.
5) Clinical manifestations include hoarseness, odynophagia, sore throat and dyspnea, while the lesions include inflammatory lesions of the lips, tongue, oral and pharyngeal mucosa, epiglottis, aryepiglottic folds, vestibular and vocal folds.
Poorly absorbed, so it's most useful for diseases, such as thrush, involving the oral and pharyngeal mucosa, especially if the organism proves resistant to the azoles.
Occurrence of numerous large giant cells in the tonsils and pharyngeal mucosa in the prodrome stage of measles.
A breakdown in the repair of the ruptured pharyngeal mucosa that had been performed during the initial surgery was suspected.
Since transmission of smallpox occurs through inhalation of airborne variola virus, usually droplets expressed from the oral, nasal, or pharyngeal mucosa of an infected person, non-invasive anti-viral treatment alternatives with proven agents (cidofovir) are needed.
Current theories include (1) irritation of the pharyngeal mucosa from postsurgical (i.
This causes the gastric contents, including acid and pepsin, to come into contact with the laryngeal and pharyngeal mucosa, which can cause injury and inflammation.
The pharyngeal mucosa exhibited only mild congestion; no swelling was evident (figure 1).
Intraoral examination revealed that the oral and pharyngeal mucosa was pale with visible diffuse yellowish patches, and the tongue appeared bulky (figure, B).