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cricothyroid ligament




crycothyroid muscle and ligament
Crycothyroid muscle and ligament
The cricothyroid ligament is a short, fairly broad band that extends from the median part of the cricoid arch to the lower part of the thyroid cartilage. Its median part is subcutaneous; each lateral part is overlapped by the cricothyroid muscle, and is continuous with the cricovocal membrane.


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