Hypobranchial

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Hy`po`bran´chi`al


a.1.(Anat.) Pertaining to the segment between the basibranchial and the ceratobranchial in a branchial arch.
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Pneumomediastinum due to hypopharyngeal injury during orotracheal intubation.
In addition to finding some airway volumes were smaller in preterm infants, our results indicated both sets of newborns had similar hypopharyngeal volumes.
Dynamic contrast-enhanced MR imaging predicts local control in oropharyngeal or hypopharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma treated with chemoradiotherapy.
Sleep medicine, otolaryngology, and other medical specialists from the US, Asia, and Europe discuss the history of sleep medicine; the pathophysiology of obstructive sleep apnea, diagnosis through drug-induced sleep endoscopy, and treatment outcomes; the history of sleep surgery; novel positional devices for the treatment of positional obstructive sleep apnea; the updated Friedman staging system; advances in CPAP therapy and oral appliances; updates to nasal, palate, hypopharyngeal, minimally invasive, and box surgery; multilevel obstructive sleep apnea surgery; hypoglossal nerve stimulation systems; robotic surgery; pediatric obstructive sleep apnea; and future perspectives.
The mask of the I-gel is designed anatomically to fit the perilaryngeal and hypopharyngeal structures without the use of an inflatable cuff.
Bridge sclerite (central part of the distal element of the hypopharyngeal sclerome) appearing jointed medially.
The nurse honeybees utilize pollen, and then their hypopharyngeal glands help in secreting food for the brood.
The prognosis and survival of patients with laryngeal and hypopharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) are related to the clinical staging.
A specific feature of the design of PLMA is the presence of a second cuff on the mask backplate, connected to the main perilaryngeal cuff and aimed to increase oropharyngeal sealing by pushing the PLMA against the larynx from the posterior hypopharyngeal wall (Figure 1).
Early Detection of Recurrent Hypopharyngeal Cancer after Radiotherapy by Utilizing Narrow Band Imaging--Report of a Case," Nippon Jiblinkoka Gakkai Kaiho 110 (October 2007): 680-682; Y.
Laryngeal and hypopharyngeal obstruction in sleep disordered breathing patients, evaluated by sleep endoscopy.
Expression of B7-H3 in hypopharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma as a predictive indicator for tumor metastasis and prognosis.