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a.1.(Anat.) Of or pertaining to the thyroid cartilage of the larynx and the hyoid arch.
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An internal laryngocele is medial to the thyrohyoid membrane, while a combined laryngocele lies both medial and lateral to the thyrohyoid membrane.
They were placed on the thyrohyoid membrane between the hyoid bone and the thyroid cartilage at the entrance location of the ISLN into the larynx on both sides.
The thyrohyoid membrane was cut to separate the hyoid bone from the thyroid cartilage.
Contraction of the thyrohyoid muscle, on the other hand, results in lowered subglottic pressure, widened cricothyroid distance, shortened vocal folds, and a resultant decrease in frequency and intensity.
When applying NMES, mylohyoid, thyrohyoid, suprahyoid, infrahyoid, and geniohyoid muscle contractions are tried to be activated through the electrodes placed on the submental and laryngeal regions in the anterior neck (1,2,13).
Comparative analysis on the efficiency of the injection laryngoplasty technique using calcium hydroxyapatite (CaHA): The thyrohyoid approach versus the cricothyroid approach.
40) As the developing gland travels caudally, an epithelial tract is left behind that develops into the thyroglossal duct, extending from the foramen cecum, anterior to the hyoid bone, thyrohyoid membrane and possibly embedded in the strap muscles and to the inferior neck in the midline.
Investigations into the role of the thyrohyoid muscles in the pathogenesis of dorsal displacement of the soft palate in horses.
The hyoid myotomy operation involves moving the hyoid bone forward, detaching the muscles (sternohyoid, omohyoid, thyrohyoid and stylohyoid) and fixating the hyoid bone to the thyroid cartilage with non-resorbable sutures.
The electrodes were placed ipsilaterally and vertically, in parallel alignment along the thyrohyoid membrane.