innominate fossa

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in·nom·i·nate fos·sa

a shallow depression between the false vocal cord and the aryepiglottic fold on either side.
Synonym(s): fossa innominata
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innominate fossa

A shallow vertical recess that extends from the gap between the corniculate and cuneiform tubercles on the aryepiglottic fold to the laryngeal sinus behind the vestibular fold.
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