Translation of pharyngeal in Spanish:


faríngeo, adj.


Pronunciation /fəˈrɪn(d)ʒɪəl//fəˈrɪndʒ(i)əl//ˌfɛrənˈdʒiəl//ˌfarɪnˈdʒiːəl/


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    • The hypoglossal and glossopharyngeal nerves innervate pharyngeal dilator muscles.
    • Combined stimulation of the hypoglossus branch and pharyngeal branch of the vagus nerve produced significant interactions between pressure and stimulation in the caudal oropharynx.
    • The levator veli palatini muscle, which elevates the soft palate, is innervated by a pharyngeal branch of the vagus nerve.
    • The muscular walls of the pharynx constitute three overlapping sheets of striated muscle, the pharyngeal constrictors.
    • Its fibers pass dorsally from an extensive anterior attachment to insert on the pharyngeal raphe, the pharyngeal tubercle of the occipital bone.