Thyrohyoid


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Related to Thyrohyoid: geniohyoid, omohyoid, sternothyroid, sternohyoid

Thy`ro`hy´oid


a.1.(Anat.) Of or pertaining to the thyroid cartilage of the larynx and the hyoid arch.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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An internal laryngocele is confined within the false vocal fold, medial to the thyrohyoid membrane.
The cut was infrahyoid at the level of thyrohyoid membrane.
(7) The third pouch sinus then courses superiorly through the thyrohyoid membrane cranial to the superior laryngeal nerve, posterior to the carotid vessels, and deep to the sternocleidomastoid muscle.
Bozeman offers exercises that encourage accurate perceptions, such as body mapping of the tongue and thyrohyoid space which are involved in achieving gola aperta.
Afterwards, the trachea was released from the upper mediastinum and thyrohyoid release of the larynx was performed.
This enhances the contraction of the thyrohyoid muscle, strengthens the suprahyoid muscles, facilitates the upward and forward movement of the larynx, and thereby opens the upper esophageal sphincter (UES) [3-5].
Physical examination revealed a smooth, well-circumscribed mass along the midline of the neck, overlying the thyrohyoid membrane, mobile with deglutition and protrusion of the tongue.
The pouch may have occurred in a weakness, through the thyrohyoid membrane caused by the entry of the superior neurovascular bundles and may represent a type of third branchial cleft anomaly.
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.
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).