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Related to hypopharyngeal: hypopharyngeal diverticulum


Located beneath the pharyngeal apparatus.
Synonym(s): hypobranchial
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Royal jelly is secreted in small quantities by hypopharyngeal and mandibular glands located at the head (HAYDAK, 1970) of young worker honeybees (MOURO; TOLEDO, 2004).
Recently, Morris et al (5) described the use of GVL for the removal of a hypopharyngeal FB.
Of the 49 patients with oral cancers, 19 (38%) had recurrent disease; 7 (43.8%) out of 16 laryngeal cancer patients showed recurrence; and 1 (16.7%) out of 6 hypopharyngeal malignancies recurred (Table-1).
Royal jelly is secreted by the hypopharyngeal glands of worker bees to feed young larvae and the adult queen bee.
The role of squamous cell carcinoma antigen in the management of laryn geal and hypopharyngeal cancer.
There are three areas within the Hypopharyngeal: piriform sinus, posterior pharyngeal wall and the postcricoid area.
Larynx and Hypopharynx: Vocal cord tumours, hemangioma of the CO2 and KTP Lasers larynx, glottic web (iatrogenic or congenital), Partial laryngectomy and hypopharyngeal tumours.
Oral and hypopharyngeal lesions can also refer to the ear.
We often used masks (hypopharyngeal or nasal CPAP) or theophyllinized these kids.
Among the group with head and neck cancer, 8 were reported with oropharyngeal cancer, 8 with oral, 11 with pharyngeal, 3 with laryngeal, and 1 with hypopharyngeal. Medical treatment regimens for the participants with head and neck cancer included surgery (6/31 participants), chemotherapy (1/31 participants), radiation therapy (7/31 participants), surgery and radiation therapy (7/31 participants), and surgery and chemoradiation treatment (10/31 participants).
Chapters are divided into thematic sections covering thyroid parathyroid glands, neck metastases, oral/oropharyngeal tumors, laryngeal tumors, hypopharyngeal cancer, nasopharyngeal cancer, salivary glands, skull base tumors, vascular tumors, congenital tumors, parapharyngeal space tumors, infections of the head and neck, tracheotomy, reconstruction, and miscellaneous.
A recent study, conducted in Poland, described a significant increase of female patients with laryngeal and hypopharyngeal carcinoma during the period 1991 to 2001, with average sex ratio Male:Female = 8:1 (6).