Flashcards in 2nd Exam: The Head Deck (3)
The larynx is made up of 5 cartilaginous pieces: _____, associated mucosa membrane, soft tissue, and muscular structures.
Epiglottis, bilateral arytenoid, thyroid, and cricoid
The fx of the larynx is to protect the _____ against food aspiration and aid in _____ and _____.
Trachea, breathing and phonation