arytenoid


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Synonyms for arytenoid

either of two small cartilages at the back of the larynx to which the vocal folds are attached

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The supraglottis (Figure 4) includes the epiglottis, aryepiglottic folds, arytenoids, ventricular bands (false cords), and laryngeal ventricles.
Arieepiglottikplika, aritenoid, band ve epiglotunlaringeal yuzu tutulumu olan gruplarda LN tutulum orani aryeepiglottikplika tutulumu, epiglotunlaringeal yuzu, arytenoid ve band tutulumu olmayan gruplardan anlamli (p<0,05) seviyede daha yuksekti.
Ultrasound has been used with greater frequency to evaluate the arytenoid cartilages and the intrinsic muscles of the larynx.
The area excised and surgical procedure are prognostic indicators of the resultant dysphagia, especially, in cases of base of tongue and arytenoid cartilage resections [29].
Disruption of the endolaryngeal structures including the vocal cord attachments, arytenoid cartilages and mucosal epithelial lining itself also interfere with laryngeal function.
It stretches from the end of the hard palate caudally over the epiglottis to the level of arytenoid cartilage.
Significant bruising of his soft palate was seen, in addition to bruising and oedema of the soft tissues around the arytenoid cartilages with a small haematoma within the valleculae [Figure 1].
Chapters grouped in sections on recurrent laryngeal neuropathy, dorsal displacement of the soft palate, surgery of the head, and surgery of the soft palate, epiglottis, arytenoid, and trachea.
Asymmetric thickening of the vocal cord on the left side, dilated left pyriform sinus and left laryngeal ventricle, and anteriomedial deviation of the arytenoid cartilage were illustrated.
This edition adds new surgical procedures, such as arytenoid mobilization, vocal fold replantation, and treatment of webs with a new kind of stent.
A lesser known voice disorder is contact ulcers, reddened lesions that tend to appear on the posterior surface of the vocal folds in the arytenoid region.