nasopharyngeal
adjective Date: 1872 of, relating to, or affecting the nose and pharynx or the nasopharynx

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  • Nasopharyngeal — Na so*phar yn*ge al (? or ?), a. [Naso + pharyngeal.] (Anat.) Of or pertaining to both throat and nose; as, a nasopharyngeal polypus. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nasopharyngeal — Relating to the nose or nasal cavity and the pharynx. SYN: rhinopharyngeal (1). * * * na·so·pha·ryn·geal .nā zō fə rin j(ē )əl, .far ən jē əl adj of, relating to, or affecting the nose and pharynx or the nasopharynx <nasopharyngeal cancer>… …   Medical dictionary

  • nasopharyngeal — See nasopharynx. * * * …   Universalium

  • nasopharyngeal — adjective a) Of or pertaining to the nose and the pharynx b) Of or pertaining to the nasopharynx …   Wiktionary

  • nasopharyngeal — adj. of the nose and the pharynx (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nasopharyngeal — na·so·pharyngeal …   English syllables

  • nasopharyngeal — adjective of or relating to or located near the nasopharynx • Pertains to noun: ↑nasopharynx • Derivationally related forms: ↑nasopharynx * * * “+ adjective Etymology: nas + pharyngeal : of or relating to the nose and pharynx or the nasopharynx …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nasopharyngeal carcinoma — Classification and external resources Metastatic nasopharyngeal carcinoma in a lymph node ICD 10 C …   Wikipedia

  • Nasopharyngeal angiofibroma — Classification and external resources DiseasesDB 32229 …   Wikipedia

  • Nasopharyngeal airway — Intervention Nasopharyngeal airway. ICD 9 CM …   Wikipedia

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