Modality: Diagram

- “ Author: OpenStax College Original file: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:2303_Anatomy_of_Nose-Pharynx-Mouth-Larynx.jpg Modifications: squ...”

Used in the following articles:

  • Larynx - “ The larynx is a continuation of the oropharynx, and extends from the epiglottis (namely the glossoepiglottic and pharyngoepiglottic folds) to the ...”
  • Nasopharynx - “ The nasopharynx forms part of the pharynx, being the continuation of the nasal cavity superiorly, and the oropharynx inferiorly.  Gross anatomy ...”
  • Oropharynx - “ The oropharynx forms part of the pharynx, being the continuation of oral cavity and nasopharynx superiorly, and the larynx and hypopharynx inferio...”

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