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Ekberg, Olle LU and Nylander, Göran (2017) In Medical Radiology p.3-20
Abstract

The oral cavity, pharynx, and esophagus constitute three anatomically and functionally integrated areas that are involved in swallowing. They are made up of muscular tubes surrounded by cartilages and bones. Swallowing is controlled by the brain stem in the central nervous system where the swallowing center is located.

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Medical Radiology
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18 pages
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Springer Verlag
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  • scopus:85052396763
ISSN
2197-4187
0942-5373
DOI
10.1007/174_2017_58
language
English
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no
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ecd4be6f-8606-45f3-a546-11f03d7b68a8
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2018-09-14 12:42:10
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  author       = {Ekberg, Olle and Nylander, Göran},
  issn         = {2197-4187},
  language     = {eng},
  month        = {04},
  pages        = {3--20},
  publisher    = {Springer Verlag},
  series       = {Medical Radiology},
  title        = {Anatomy and physiology},
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  year         = {2017},
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