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cricothyroid:

-(tense/relax) the vocal cords
tense
thyroaretynoid:

-(tense/relax) the vocal cords
-(open/close) the glottis
relax
close
vocalis:

-(tense/relax) the vocal cords
relax
posterior cricoarytenoids:

-(tense/relax) the vocal cords
-(open/close) the glottis
tense
open
lateral cricoarytenoids:

-(open/close) the glottis
close
transverse arytenoids:

-(open/close) the glottis
close
oblique aretyenoids:

-(open/close) laryngeal opening
close
aryepiglotticus:

-(open/close) laryngeal opening
close
thyroepiglottis:

-(open/close) laryngeal opening
open
... is a surgical procedure in a controlled environment and is not necessarily an emergency

... is an emergency procedure
tracheotomy

crycothyrotomy
about 10% of us have a ... artery

it typically arises from the brachiocephalic artery and runs up the ... of the neck to the thyroid gland

it can be a major complication when doing a tracheotomy
Thyroid Ima
midline
difficulty swallowing is called ...
dysphagia
the eustachian tube of an infant is susceptible to more ... since liquid doesn't drain out as easily because of it's less angled positioning.
infections