In primates the larynx is located high up in the windpipe and prevents solids and liquids from entering the lungs.
This involves making a cut into the windpipe below the swollen part of your airway, providing a new opening through which you can breathe.
The thyroid is a butterfly-shaped gland located in front of the windpipe in the neck.
The windpipe is connected to each lung by a large airway called the bronchus.
In October, Rehnquist underwent surgery to create a breathing hole in his windpipe .
The inside of her throat had swollen rapidly and already her windpipe was almost completely blocked.
A hole had been cut in her windpipe and the main artery in her neck had been severed almost all the way through.
The thyroid gland is situated in the throat, on either side of the windpipe .
When you breathe in through your windpipe , the air moves through your bronchial tubes into your air sacs.
We cannot replace a pair of lungs, or a windpipe as we would material things in our homes.