retropharyngeal

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Related to retropharyngeal lymphadenopathy: Retropharyngeal Lymph Node

ret·ro·pha·ryn·ge·al

 (rĕt′rō-fə-rĭn′jē-əl, -jəl, -făr′ĭn-jē′əl)
adj.
Situated or occurring behind the pharynx.
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The differential diagnosis initially included retropharyngeal lymphadenopathy, mucosal lymphoma and nasopharyngeal carcinoma (4), and biopsy would be a logical investigation for defining the cell morphology and histological origin of the tissue mass (5).