laryngeal lymphoid nodules

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la·ryn·ge·al lymphoid nodules

small follicles located on the posterior aspect of the epiglottis and in the ventricle of the larynx.
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la·ryn·ge·al lym·phoid nod·ules

(lă-rinjē-ăl limfoyd nodyūlz)
Small follicles located on the posterior aspect of the epiglottis and laryngeal ventricle.
Synonym(s): laryngeal tonsils.
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