Lateral wall of nasopharynx

What is Lateral wall of nasopharynx?

Lateral wall of nasopharynx meaning The lateral wall of the nasopharynx extends from the base of the skull on each side to the level of the soft palate. The auditory (Eustachian) tube from the middle ear opens into the lateral wall just anterior to Rosenmuller's fossa (pharyngeal recess).

 

reference: national Cancer Institute – Glossary for Registrars

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