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Throat Disorders

  • By: Anil Seetharam M.D.
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

The human throat comprises a series of anatomic structures including the oropharynx, larynx, and upper portion of the esophagus. As the primary conduit for aerodigestive materials from the mouth to the stomach, the throat is a prime player in many human ...

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