nasopharyngeal love

Definitions

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to the nose and the pharynx
  • adj. Of or pertaining to the nasopharynx

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to both throat and nose.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to the nasal fossæ and the pharynx.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to or located near the nasopharynx

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Examples

  • Dr. David Dolowitz pioneered a cutting-edge medical procedure called nasopharyngeal radium irradiation.

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  • Indigenous populations appear predisposed to cancers such as nasopharyngeal and salivary gland cancer [106].

    Potential impacts of direct mechanisms of climate change on human health in the Arctic

  • The team has since moved on to try to establish if these gene variants may be linked to the tendency among certain groups of Chinese to develop particular diseases -- such as nasopharyngeal cancer, which is more prevalent among southern Chinese, but not Chinese in northern provinces.

    Reuters: Top News

  • The team has since moved on to try to establish if these gene variants may be linked to the tendency among certain groups of Chinese to develop particular diseases - such as nasopharyngeal cancer, which is more prevalent among southern Chinese, but not Chinese in northern provinces.

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  • Second, easily accessible samples such as nasopharyngeal swab samples may be used as an index to risk of severe disease.

    RedOrbit News - Technology

  • When Oliver was first diagnosed with nasopharyngeal carcinoma in September of 2011, of course he wanted to fight the disease.

    David Casarett, M.D.: David Oliver: A Different Kind of Courage

  • The World Health Organization calls it a known carcinogen; EPA concurs, linking its inhalation to a host of cancers, including nasopharyngeal cancers, leukemia, and lymphoma.

    Jennifer Grayson: Eco Etiquette: Should I Freak Out About Formaldehyde In Baby Furniture?

  • Shortly thereafter it was also possible to demonstrate EBV DNA in Burkitt's lymphoma and nasopharyngeal cancer biopsies.

    Harald zur Hausen - Autobiography

  • The biopsies also included material from nasopharyngeal carcinomas, where serological assays also suggested an involvement of EBV infections.

    Harald zur Hausen - Autobiography

  • In nasopharyngeal carcinomas, composed of a mixture of epithelial tumour cells and lymphocytic infiltrates, it was intensively discussed whether the EBV DNA might rest in the lymphocytic infiltrates.

    Harald zur Hausen - Autobiography

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