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13 Cards in this Set

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three parts of thyroid cartilage
thyroid cartilage lamina, superior horn and inferior horn of thyroid cartilage are parts of what?
two parts of cricoid cartilage
arch and lamina are part of what?
two parts of arytenoid cartilage
muscular process and vocal process are parts of what?
"candy corn" shape
corniculate cartilage
elevators of the larynx (7)
stylohyoid, mylohyoid, geniohyoid, stylopharyngeus, salpingopharyngeus, digastric, thyrohyoid
depressors of the larynx
sternohyoid, sternothyroid, omohyoid
alar cartilage located with lateral and medial what?
crura (lateral and medial) are part of what?
increases pitch by lengthening cords
cricothyroid function
name the six intrinsic muscles of larynx
cricothyroid, posterior cricoarytenoid, thyroarytenoid, lateral cricoarytenoid, transverse arytenoid, oblique arytenoid
abducts vocal cords to allow deep breaths
posterior cricoarytnoid function
allows deeper tone (knobs on model)
thyroarytnoid function
adduct vocal cords
lateral cricoarytenoid, transverse arytenoid, oblique arytenoid function
allows whispering
lateral arytenoid