Thesaurus / fauces
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The pillars of the fauces must necessarily be relaxed by this action of the soft palate.

How to SingLilli Lehmann

A channel from the fauces to the middle ear, named from Eustachius, who first described it.

The tonsils are enlarged, and project so that they obstruct the isthmus of the fauces, sometimes even meeting in the middle line.

Inclination to take deep inspirations with hollow feeling in the chest, later with contraction in the fauces and chest.

By the time the patient seeks advice it has usually implicated the fauces, soft palate, and pharyngeal wall as well as the tonsil.

When it originates in the pillars of the fauces it implicates the ascending ramus.

Any tasteless residue in the mouth, being refused by the fauces, required a forced muscular effort to swallow.

FletcherismHorace Fletcher

It acts in a few minutes and its effect may be hastened by giving tepid water or tickling the fauces.

We noticed the familiar numbing sensation of the fauces and the soft palate which swallowing strong yankona always induces.

The FijiansBasil Thomson

Inspection revealed tonsils and fauces congested and angry looking.

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