FIGURE 7.1. Anatomy of the pharynx showing its proximity to the oral and nasal cavities and to the larynx and esophagus.

FIGURE 7.1

Anatomy of the pharynx showing its proximity to the oral and nasal cavities and to the larynx and esophagus.

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From: 7, Pharyngeal Cancer and Asbestos

Cover of Asbestos
Asbestos: Selected Cancers.
Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on Asbestos: Selected Health Effects.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2006.
Copyright © 2006, National Academy of Sciences.

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