Deglutition Phases

Hi, let’s learn something about deglutition

Deglutition (swallowing) is the process by which food moves from mouth into the stomach.

There are 3 stages or phases of deglutition

1) Voluntary stage

2) Pharyngeal stage

3) Esophageal stage

Contributed by Anuja Mandavkar

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