Epiglottis is a cartilage structure which is located at junction of tongue base and larynx. Its function is to mask larynx (respiratory tract) while swallowing to prevent people from aspiration pneumonia or lung injury.
Dizziness may happen and even be followed by fainting soon after nasal surgery due to postural hypotension or the reflex from autonomic system.
Nasal septum deviation is a common physical disorder of the nose, involving a displacement of the nasal septum.
Many people suffer from lump throat for a long time and they often feel there is something locked in the throat, and cannot be removed by coughing or vomiting.
Tinnitus is a kind of sound only without meaning. It may come from ear or structures nearby, but sometimes it comes from intracranial lesions.
Middle ear cavity means a small isolated space between tympanic membrane and inner ear. In short, otitis media means inflammation of the middle ear.
Nasopharynx lies in central skull, between posterior to nasal cavity and superior to oropharynx. Superior nasopharynx is skull base, with orifices of eustachain tube on both sides. Neck major vessels pass through surrounding with many lymph tissues.
The laryngomicrosurgery ( LMS ) is an operation which uses microscopy to magnify the larynx.
Communication is a multidimensional dynamic process that allows human beings to interact with their environment. Articulation disorders are difficulties with the way sounds are formed and strung together.