What is the upper respiratory tract?

The upper respiratory tract (URT) consists of:

  • The nose, sinuses and adenoids
  • The throat, pharynx and tonsils
  • The middle ear and eustachian tubes

Therefore, the respiratory tract above the larynx is called the upper respiratory tract.

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