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Epiglotis

Epiglotis

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Epiglotis

La epiglotis es muy útil para tragar. Es la parte del cuerpo que cae sobre la traquea cuando tragamos para evitar que los alimentos entren en los pulmones. Si no tuviéramos epiglotis, toseríamos y nos atragantaríamos al comer.