• pharynx
  • In TORS and TORSA procedures, the surgeon uses a surgical robot to view and access structures in the oral cavity (mouth) and pharynx (back of the throat) without any incisions through the neck, chin or lip (these incisions are necessary in traditional, non-robotic approaches). (wikipedia.org)
  • buccal
  • Furthermore, some application locations often classified as enteral, such as sublingual (under the tongue) and sublabial or buccal (between the cheek and gums/gingiva), are taken up in the proximal part of the gastrointestinal tract without reaching the intestines. (wikipedia.org)
  • The elevators of the upper lip and corner of the mouth are innervated by the zygomatic and buccal branches. (wikipedia.org)
  • lesions
  • Usually there are numerous yellowish-white, sessile, painless nodules on the lips or tongue, with deeper lesions having normal coloration. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lesions such as adenomas, developmental cysts, hemangiomas, lymphangiomas, and rhabdomyomas within the kidneys, lungs, or pancreas are interpreted by some experts as hamartomas while others consider them true neoplasms. (wikipedia.org)
  • palate
  • This can include removal of the tonsils, adenoids, uvula and edge of the palate, and/or part of the base of the tongue. (wikipedia.org)
  • throat
  • Articulation disorder Inability to correctly produce speech sounds (phonemes) because of imprecise placement, timing, pressure, speed, or flow of movement of the lips, tongue, or throat. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • She found that a multilevel approach, including tongue resection and uvulopalatopharyngoplasty, increased airway space and oxygen levels in most cases. (wikipedia.org)
  • site
  • For multiple neoplasms of the same site that are not contiguous, such as tumors in different quadrants of the same breast, codes for each site should be assigned. (icd10data.com)