palatopharyngeal

palatopharyngeal

 [pal″ah-to-fah-rin´je-al]
pertaining to the palate and pharynx.

pal·a·to·pha·ryn·ge·al

(pal'ă-tō-fa-rin'jē-ăl),
Relating to palate and pharynx.

pal·a·to·pha·ryn·ge·al

(pal'ă-tō-fă-rin'jē-ăl)
Relating to the palate and the pharynx.

pal·a·to·pha·ryn·ge·al

(pal'ă-tō-fă-rin'jē-ăl)
Relating to palate and pharynx.
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They are bounded anteriorly by palatoglossal arches and posteriorly by palatopharyngeal arches.
This increase is likely a consequence of stretching the soft tissue connecting the soft palate, lateral pharynx, tongue, and palatopharyngeal arches [29, 32].
The nasal area is most often affected [1], and the occurrence of glial choristoma of the oral region, most frequently occurring in the palatopharyngeal complex area, is relatively rare [2].
(b) Palatopharyngeal valve dysfunction and reflux of contrast (white arrows) between the soft palate and the posterior pharyngeal wall.
In somatic gagging, any stimulation of "trigger zones": palatoglossal and palatopharyngeal folds, base of the tongue, palate, uvula and posterior pharyngeal wall induce the gag reflex.
There's evidence that regular vocal exercises may help because it helps tone the soft palate, the tongue, the nasal passages and the palatopharyngeal arch.
There's some evidence that regular vocal exercises may help people who snore because it helps tone the soft palate, the tongue, the nasal passages and the palatopharyngeal arch.
Singing lessons are worth a try as there's evidence that vocal exercises may benefit people who snore because it helps tone the soft palate, the tongue, the nasal passages and the palatopharyngeal arch.
These scholars have identified a complex of muscles that considered key to the mechanism of swallowing, they are: higher pharyngeal constrictor, palatopharyngeal, palatoglossus, posterior intrinsic muscles of the tongue, styloglossus, stylohyoid, genius-hyoid and mylohyoid.
Sensory inputs can be initiated and sustained either by mucosal receptors of the oropharynx and/or by lingual and/or palatopharyngeal mechanoreceptors during swallowing (1-3).
Distance between palatoglossal and palatopharyngeal arches height of palatoglossal and palatopharyngeal arches uvula width uvula length and distance between tonsils were measured.