Laryngeal saccule

Last revised by Dr Francis Deng on 16 Nov 2019

The laryngeal saccule is a mucosa-lined pouch that arises from the anterior aspect of the roof of the laryngeal ventricle. It is most prominent in newborns but involutes during childhood.

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Dilatation of the laryngeal saccule is known as a laryngocele.

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