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Upper airway

upper airway

The portion of the respiratory tract that extends from the nares or mouth to and including the larynx.


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Fine detail around the digestion and airway channel

What is an anatomy around that area? If stomach came up and esphogus lining was tough could it not go into the upper airways which are sensitve.

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by cloa513
Sat Nov 27, 2010 3:33 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Fine detail around the digestion and airway channel
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The Fiber Disease

... [An autopsy case of anoxic encephalopathy caused by transient upper airway obstruction] [Article in Japanese] Yoshida Y, Honma Y. Department of Neuropathology, ...

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by London
Mon Sep 11, 2006 7:29 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... and respiratory dysfunction from respiratory muscle paralysis or upper airway obstruction without sensory deficits. Inhalational botulism would have a similar clinical ...

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by RANDY
Wed Aug 16, 2006 5:01 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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