The vocal muscle is the upper portion of the thyroarytenoid muscle which is primarily involved in producing speech. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vocal_muscle ]

Synonyms: vocal muscle vocalis

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Term information

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/6/64/Musculusthyreoarytenoideus.png

external ontology notes

in FMA this is not placed under thyro-arytenoid but almost all sources consider this to be the case (confirmed with FEED:rd)

has related synonym

musculus vocalis

id

UBERON:0008577