Muscles of the pharynx (preview) – Human Anatomy | Kenhub

Muscles of the pharynx (preview) – Human Anatomy | Kenhub

Hello everyone! This is Joao from Kenhub,
and welcome to another anatomy tutorial, and in this tutorial, we’ll be looking at the
muscles of the pharynx. We will be focusing on the origin, insertion, function and innervation
of these muscles. And to do so, we’re going to be using mainly two images – this one
that you see here which is essentially a dorsal view of your pharynx of all the pharyngeal
muscles here and then there is also this view here where we just cut them and open them
like a book here so we can then see what is happening inside this tube-like structure,
the pharynx. Now, the pharynx is a muscular column that
links the nasal and oral cavities – nasal and oral cavities, you can see a little bit
here – to the larynx which you see here, also known as the voice box. It also connects
to the esophagus – as you can see a little bit here in your neck or starting… Hey guys, as you can see, this video is a
preview which is reserved to Kenhub premium members. Why not become one today? As a premium
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11 Replies to “Muscles of the pharynx (preview) – Human Anatomy | Kenhub”

  1. Hey there! Hope this preview wet your appetite for more great anatomy! There is still a lot more to go through. So don't miss it! If you're not a Kenhub Premium member yet, we have this free article which covers the muscles of the pharynx in great detail : See you there!

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