Larynx

What is Larynx?

Larynx commonly called the voice box, is an organ in the neck involved in breathing, sound production, and protecting the trachea against food aspiration.

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epiglottis closes over the laryngeal inlet during swallowing. where is the laryngeal inlet located?

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Brief Answer:
Laryngeal inlet

Detailed Answer:


The laryngeal inlet is the opening or entrance to the larynx (voice box). The laryngeal inlet...

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My left tonsil has been sore for 8 weeks. I had an ENT look at it and says it is not swollen and my lymph nodes are fine. Today I went to an...

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Brief Answer:
Hello dear. You require antibiotic support.

Detailed Answer:
Hello dear. I understand your concern. So ca larynx has little...

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Hi Doctor.
I just came back from a consultation with a physician regarding my condition which is laryngitis or maybe an inflammation on the larynx...

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Brief Answer:
Defcort is a steroid, a strong antinflammatory drug.

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Welcome to HCM.

I have read your query and understand...

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