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Laryngeal inlet

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Laryngeal inlet

Laryngeal inlet
The entrance to the larynx
Latin Aditus laryngis
Anatomical terminology

The laryngeal inlet (laryngeal aditus, laryngeal aperture) is the opening that connects the pharynx and the larynx.

Aditus of larynx


  • Borders 1
  • Additional Images 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5


Its borders are formed by:

Additional Images

See also


  • Stedman's Medical Dictionary: Veterinary Medicine Insert With over 45 Images and Reference Tables. Hagerstown, MD: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 2000.  
  • Dalley, Arthur F.; Moore, Keith L. (1999). Clinically Oriented Anatomy. Hagerstown, MD: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.  

External links

  • Atlas image: rsa4p1 at the University of Michigan Health System - (listed as 'Inlet of the larynx')
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