Though nasolabial flap can cover a large area up to anterior faucial
pillars, adaptation of this flap to this area is difficult and in the experience of many surgeons, the posterior teeth ([1.
Hospital based surveillance of faucial
diphtheria in and around Delhi.
On examination with a Jackson laryngoscope, there were no mucosal abnormalities, but a generalized fullness of the left piriform sinus and vallecula was observed, as well as some fullness of the lingual tonsils and faucial
6) Coincidental tuberculosis of the faucial
tonsils of suckling infants has been suggested as one of the common routes of spread of breast tuberculosis from the suckling infant to the nipple and in turn to the lactating breast via lactiferous ducts.
The primary tumor is usually identified in the base of the tongue, in the lingual tonsil, or in the faucial
In advanced OSMF, oral mucosa becomes blanched and slightly opaque and white fibrous bands appear involving the buccal mucosa, lips, soft palate, faucial
pillars and tongue.
Anatomical characteristics of palatoglossus and the anterior faucial
The 5-year-old boy exhibited blood-tinged sputum immediately after tonsillectomy; he subsequently developed diffuse and intensive bilateral bleeding that required surgical treatment 2 days later (his faucial
pillars were sutured together).