Mouth, nose and throat

Mouth, nose and throat

P496/0020 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 26.7MB

Downloadable file size: 1.1MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Mouth, nose and throat. Artwork of a vertical cross-section through the human face and neck seen from the side. At top is the nasal cavity (red), an air passage that connects with the top of the throat (pharynx). The nasal cavity is separated from the oral cavity by the hard (front, yellow) and soft (back, red) palate. The oral cavity is dominated by the tongue (red, centre left). Inhaled air is filtered, warmed and moistened by the mucous membrane of the nasal cavity and passes through the pharynx to the trachea (windpipe, left). Behind the trachea is the oesophagus, which carries food to the stomach to be digested.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: anatomical, anatomy, artwork, biological, biology, bone, cavity, esophagus, filter, head, healthy, human body, illustration, jaw, larynx, mandible, mouth, mucous membrane, musle, nasal cavity, neck, normal, nose, oesophagus, oral cavity, people person persons, pharynx, soft palate, tongue, trachea, voice box, windpipe

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.