Anatomy and physiology
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Book chapter
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.
|Research areas and keywords||
Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY
|Title of host publication||Dysphagia|
|Number of pages||18|
|Publication status||Published - 2017 Apr 13|