laryngeal cavity

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laryngeal cavity

[TA]
a cavity that is continuous above with the pharynx at the level of the aryepiglottic folds (laryngeal inlet) and extends downward through the rima glottidis to the infraglottic space.
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laryngeal cavity

The hollow inside the larynx from its inlet at the laryngopharynx to the beginning of the trachea. It has three segments (from top to bottom): vestibule of the larynx, ventricle of the larynx, infraglottic cavity.
See also: cavity
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la·ryn·ge·al cav·i·ty

(lă-rinjē-ăl kavi-tē) [TA]
Cavity continuous above with the pharynx at the level of the aryepiglottic folds and extends downward through the rima glottidis to the infraglottic space.
Synonym(s): cavity of larynx.
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