pharyngeal opening of auditory tube

pha·ryn·ge·al o·pen·ing of au·di·to·ry tube

(făr-in'jē-ăl ō'pĕn-ing aw'di-tōr-ē tūb)
An opening in the upper part of the nasopharynx about 1.2 cm behind the posterior extremity of the inferior concha on each side.
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Pharyngeal opening of auditory tube were studied in the 50 specimens.
Pharyngeal opening of auditory tube was studied in the present work.
Table 1: Showing Different Positions and Shape of Pharyngeal Opening of Auditory Tube (All In %) Position of Position/ opening Shape Right Left Below 56 84 Behind 36 16 Above 8 0 Shape of Oval 52 32 opening Triangular 36 48 Round 12 0 Slit Like 0 20 Table 2: Showing the Dimensions and Distance of Pharyngeal Opening of Auditory Tube from Posterior End of Inferior Turbinate, Perpendicular Distance from Clivus, Roof of the Nasopharynx, Anterior Arch of Atlas Width (cm) Height (cm) Parameters Rt Lt Rt Lt Number 25 25 25 25 N mean 0.