cricothyroid joint

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cri·co·thy·roid joint

[TA]
the synovial articulation between the inferior horn of the thyroid cartilage and the side of the cricoid cartilage.
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Sonninen [12] presented that ST muscle contributed to the lengthening of the vocal folds by ventrodorsal gliding in the cricothyroid articulation resulting in forward movement of the thyroid cartilage.