Definition: The middle portion of the pharynx that lies posterior to the mouth, inferior to the soft palate, and superior to the base of the tongue and epiglottis.
Body System: Digestive
|C10.2||Malignant neoplasm of lateral wall of oropharynx|
|C10.3||Malignant neoplasm of posterior wall of oropharynx|
|C10.8||Malignant neoplasm of overlapping sites of oropharynx|
|C10.9||Malignant neoplasm of oropharynx, unspecified|
|D10.5||Benign neoplasm of other parts of oropharynx|
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