laryngopharyngeal

adjective
la·​ryn·​go·​pha·​ryn·​geal | \ lə-ˌriŋ-gō-ˌfar-ən-ˈjē-əl, -fə-ˈrin-j(ē-)əl How to pronounce laryngopharyngeal (audio) \

Medical Definition of laryngopharyngeal

: of or common to both the larynx and the pharynx laryngopharyngeal cancer

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“Laryngopharyngeal.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/laryngopharyngeal. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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