pharyngeal plexus


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pharyngeal plexus

[fə′rin·jē·əl ′plek·səs]
(neuroscience)
A plexus of veins situated at the side of the pharynx.
(anatomy)
A nerve plexus innervating the pharynx.
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(1) CCG; (2) Pharyngeal nerve of the CCG; (3) Pharyngeal branch of the CCG; (4) External carotid nerve; (5) Sympathetic trunk; (6) Vagus nerve; (7) Glossopharyngeal nerve; (8) Internal carotid nerve; (9) Common carotid artery; (10) Medial retropharyngeal lymph node; (11) Pharyngeal branch of the vagus nerve; (12) Pharyngeal branch of the glossopharyngeal nerve; (13) Carotid sinus branch of the glossopharyngeal nerve; (14) Pharyngeal branch of the glossopharyngeal nerve; (15) Pharyngeal plexus; (16) Common carotid artery.