Incidence and Mortality
Estimated new cases and deaths from laryngeal cancer in the United States in 2013:
New cases: 12,260.
The larynx is divided into the following three anatomical regions:
The supraglottic larynx includes the epiglottis, false vocal cords, ventricles, aryepiglottic folds, and arytenoids.
The glottis includes the true vocal cords and the anterior and posterior commissures.
The subglottic region begins about 1 cm below the true vocal...