Inferior horn of thyroid cartilage
|Inferior horn of thyroid cartilage|
|The cartilages of the larynx. Posterior view.|
|The ligaments of the larynx. Antero-lateral view.|
|Latin||cornu inferius cartilaginis thyroideae|
|Gray's||subject #236 1074|
The inferior horn of thyroid cartilage is short and thick; it is directed downward, with a slight inclination forward and medialward, and presents, on the medial side of its tip, a small oval articular facet for articulation with the side of the cricoid cartilage.
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