fibroelastic membrane of larynx(redirected from membrana fibroelastica laryngis)
fi·bro·e·las·tic mem·brane of lar·ynx[TA]
a layer of fibrous and elastic fibers, taking the place of the submucosa in the larynx. It is divided by the laryngeal ventricle into two parts: the quadrangular membrane superiorly and the conus elasticus inferiorly.
Synonym(s): membrana fibroelastica laryngis [TA]
fibroelastic membrane of larynx
a membrane linking the laryngeal cartilages that is composed of a lower cricothyroid ligament and an upper quadrangular ligament.