Hypopharynx vs Laryngopharynx - What's the difference?

hypopharynx | laryngopharynx | Synonyms |

Hypopharynx is a synonym of laryngopharynx.


In anatomy|lang=en terms the difference between hypopharynx and laryngopharynx

is that hypopharynx is (anatomy) bottom part of the pharynx, the part of the throat that connects to the esophagus while laryngopharynx is (anatomy) the part of the pharynx below and behind the larynx.

As nouns the difference between hypopharynx and laryngopharynx

is that hypopharynx is (anatomy) bottom part of the pharynx, the part of the throat that connects to the esophagus while laryngopharynx is (anatomy) the part of the pharynx below and behind the larynx.

hypopharynx

Noun

(en-noun)
  • (anatomy) bottom part of the pharynx, the part of the throat that connects to the esophagus
  • Synonyms

    * laryngopharynx

    laryngopharynx

    English

    Noun

    (laryngopharynges)
  • (anatomy) The part of the pharynx below and behind the larynx
  • Synonyms

    * hypopharynx