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Lateral Head in Cut-away view with Oral Cavity and Pharynx During Swallowing
Lateral Head in Cut-away view with Oral Cavity and Pharynx During Swallowing

This stock medical illustration depicts a sagittal view of a male head and neck revealing the cervical spine, oral and nasal passages, pharynx, larynx, esophagus and trachea. A yellow arrow shows the path of food past the epiglottis (closing off the airway) into the esophagus.

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Last Updated: Jun 25th, 2020

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