muscles of larynx

mus·cles of lar·ynx

[TA]
the intrinsic muscles that regulate the length, position, and tension of the vocal cords and serve as sphincters and dilators of the airway, adjusting the size of the openings between the aryepiglottic, the ventricular, and the vocal folds.
Synonym(s): musculi laryngis [TA]

mus·cles of lar·ynx

(mŭs'ĕlz lar'ingks) [TA]
The intrinsic muscles that regulate the length, position and tension of the vocal cords and adjust the size of the openings between the aryepiglottic folds, the ventricular folds, and the vocal folds.
Synonym(s): musculi laryngis [TA] .