Laryngeal vestibule

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Daniel J Bell et al.

The laryngeal vestibule is the part of the laryngeal cavity lying between the laryngeal inlet and vocal folds.

Gross anatomy

It is found within the supraglottis. It has a wedge-shaped cross-section, its base lying anteriorly, with its apex tapering posteriorly. 

Anatomy: Head and neck

Anatomy: Head and neck

Article information

rID: 60482
System: Head & Neck
Section: Anatomy
Tag: refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Vestibule (larynx)

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