The larynx, also known as the voice box, is an organ of the anterior neck involved with breathing, phonation, and protection of the trachea. The vocal cords are housed within the larynx. The larynx connects the inferior part of the pharynx with the trachea.

Photos of the larynx:


Introduction to Larynx, Pharynx, and Airway Anatomy
In this presentation Dr. Bastian provides an introduction to larynx, pharynx, and airway anatomy. This video can help individuals understand other material on this website.