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The pharynx is formed of two cavities

The pharnyx functions to provide a passage for food, air and liquid. It is tubular in structure.The oral and the nasal cavities are the two cavities related to the pharynx.

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Posted by roman - April 16, 2010 at 10:49 am

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The planarian ejects the pharynx when cut

The pharynx helps to create a sucking movement in the planarian and this aids to ingest the food.The ejection can be a response to a threat.The planarian are potential to regenerate.

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Posted by roman - April 16, 2010 at 10:48 am

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The pharynx is a cavity shared by the digestive tract and the

Pharynx is approximately 5 inches in length.It is a cavity shared both by the respiratory and the digestive system.Pharynx is a tubular structure.

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Posted by roman - April 16, 2010 at 10:47 am

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What test show trachea and pharynx problems

A chest x ray is only able to show the problems with the lungs. Make sure that you get a upper GI tract x ray done if you are experiencing problems upper gastrointestinal tract problems.Upper gastrointestinal tract(GI) X ray is able to show the problems with trachea and pharynx.

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Can endoscopy show problems with trachea and pharynx

Yes indeed you can get an endoscopy for the larynx and the pharnyx.Endoscopy means to use a endoscope to look inside the human body.However, an X ray of the upper gastrointestinal tract is the best way to detect problems with larynx and trachea.

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How many branches does the pharynx in platyhelminthes initially give rise to?

The pharynx in platyhelminthes is produdable. It is located in the middle of the ventral side of the worms. Platyhelminthes means flat worms.

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Posted by roman - April 16, 2010 at 10:44 am

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What are the large lymphoid nodules that are located in the walls of the pharynx

The pharyngeal tonsils or the adenoids are located in the posterior wall of the pharynx.The pharynx is tubular in shape.Lymphoid nodules are located behind the terminal sulcus.

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Posted by roman - April 16, 2010 at 10:42 am

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What is the the larynx and pharynx

Pharynx and larynx are different both in function and location.Larynx comprises your vocal chord and is situated below the larynx.Pharynx connects the inner nose to your throat; the portion of your throat at the back of your mouth is the pharynx.

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Posted by roman - April 16, 2010 at 10:41 am

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The pharynx is formed of three cavities

The third division of the Pharynx is called laryngopharynx . It is the most inferior portion of the pharynx and extends from hyoid bone to the lower portion of the larynx. Pharynx has altogether 3 segments.

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Posted by roman - April 16, 2010 at 10:40 am

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What is located in the pharynx and contains the adenoids?

Adenoids are a mass of lympathetic tissue.Adenoids work to fight infection and to produce antibodies.Adenoids are located at the back of the nost and the roof of the pharynx.

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