hypopharynx

Pronunciation: (HY-poh-FAYR-inx)

The bottom part of the throat. Cancer of the hypopharynx is also known as hypopharyngeal cancer.

Definition from: Cancer.gov

Anatomy of the pharynx (throat). The three parts of the pharynx are the nasopharynx, oropharynx, and hypopharynx.Anatomía de la faringe (garganta). Las tres partes de la faringe son la nasofaringe, la orofaringe y la hipofaringe. Date last modified: 2014-10-28Hypopharyngeal Cancer TreatmentCáncer de hipofaringe: Tratamiento