thyroid cartilage

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  • noun

Synonyms for thyroid cartilage

the largest cartilage of the larynx

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Because the stenosis was not caused by scar tissue and the affected cartilage rings were noncompliant, resection and anastomosis were the only feasible option in this case.
34) The split-ring technique, in which the trachea is resected by incising circumferentially through cartilage rings, has been used successfully in veterinary medicine and was the technique used in this case.
Stay sutures were placed in the trachea, and 5 cartilage rings, incorporating the mass, were resected en bloc by incising the annular ligaments between adjacent cartilage rings.
8) In the first technique, the cartilage rings immediately distal and proximal to the resection site are circumferentially split in half.
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