laryngeal artery


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Synonyms for laryngeal artery

either of two arteries that supply blood to the larynx

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CCA Common Carotid Artery ECA External Carotid Artery ICA Internal Carotid Artery STA Superior Thyroid Artery SCM Sternocleidomastoid Muscle SH Sternohyoid OH Omohyoid SMG Submandibular Gland CCA Common Carotid Artery ECA External Carotid Artery ICA Internal Carotid Artery STA Superior Thyroid Artery SLA Superior Laryngeal Artery SCM Sternocleidomastoid Muscle TG Thyroid Gland SMG Submandibular Gland
1) Paraganglia are associated with the superior laryngeal artery and nerve along the false vocal fold (superior paraganglia) and along the course of the recurrent laryngeal nerve at the lateral margin of the cricoid cartilage (inferior paraganglia).
The superior laryngeal artery, a branch of the superior thyroid, is most commonly the feeding vessel to supraglottic tumors.