inferior laryngeal artery

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in·fe·ri·or la·ryn·ge·al ar·ter·y

[TA]
origin, inferior thyroid; distribution, muscles and mucous membrane of larynx; anastomoses, superior laryngeal.
Synonym(s): arteria laryngea inferior [TA]
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The presence of a nonrecurrent inferior laryngeal nerve (NRILN) is a significant risk factor for nerve injury during thyroid, parathyroid, and vascular surgeries involving the paratracheal area of the head and neck.
Voice and Swallowing Changes After Thyroidectomy in Patients Without Inferior Laryngeal Nerve Injuries," Surgery 140, no.
There are numerous causes leading to paralysis of superior and/or inferior laryngeal nerves, particularly of the inferior laryngeal or recurrent nerve on its "long way" [3].

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