Intrinsic muscle of the larynx, innervated by the external division of the laryngeal nerve, a branch of the vagus nerve. It attaches to the anterolateral surface of the cricoid cartilage and the external surface of the thyroid cartilage. [ MFMO:0000324 ]

Synonyms: musculus cricothyroideus M. cricothyroideus cricothyroid cricothyroideus

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim

latin term
musculus cricothyroideus [ FMA:TA FMA:46417 ]

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/f/f4/Musculuscricothyreoideus.png

id

UBERON:0001566