vocal ligamentmedical dictionary

<anatomy> The band that extends on either side from the thyroid cartilage to the vocal process of the arytenoid cartilage; it is the thickened, free upper border of the conus elasticus of the larynx.

Synonyms: ligamentum vocale.

(05 Mar 2000)

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