Swallowing disorders

Scope Notes: Disorders affecting the functional structures involved in chewing and swallowing of food, term added December 1994
ICF I:
  • b5 FUNCTIONS OF THE DIGESTIVE, METABOLIC AND ENDOCRINE SYSTEMS
  • s3 STRUCTURES INVOLVED IN VOICE AND SPEECH
  • s5 STRUCTURES RELATED TO THE DIGESTIVE, METABOLIC AND ENDOCRINE SYSTEMS
ICF III:
  • b510 Ingestion functions
  • s320 Structure of mouth
  • s520 Structure of oesophagus
ICF IV:
  • b5102 Chewing
  • b5105 Swallowing
  • s3202 Structure of palate
  • s3203 Tongue
ICF V:
  • s32020 Hard palate
  • s32021 Soft palate
Changes:
20-Oct-94 Added term
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