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.