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Related to cricotracheal ligament: Hyoepiglottic ligament, Cricothyroid ligament, cricotracheal membrane, vocal ligament
a midline fibrous band connecting the cricoid cartilage with the first ring of the trachea.
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The ligamentous structure uniting the upper ring of the trachea and the cricoid cartilage.See: cricoid cartilage.
See also: ligament
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