musculomembranous

musculomembranous

 [mus″ku-lo-mem´brah-nus]
pertaining to muscle and membrane.
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mus·cu·lo·mem·bra·nous

(mŭs'kyū-lō-mem'bră-nŭs),
Relating to both muscular tissue and membrane; denoting certain muscles (for example, occipitofrontalis) that are largely membranous.
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mus·cu·lo·mem·bra·nous

(mŭs'kyū-lō-mem'bră-nŭs)
Relating to both muscular tissue and membrane; denoting certain muscles, such as the occipitofrontalis, which are largely membranous.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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SVL revealed new lesions on the posterior third of each musculomembranous vocal fold that appeared inflammatory (figure 5, A).
It is musculomembranous in nature (Jabbar, 2014), acts as prehensile organ and helps in taking food, mastication, swallowing and rumination.
Tracheal diverticulosis due to protrusion of remnants of the musculomembranous tissue in between the cartilage rings can cause a corrugated or scalloped appearance of trachea as seen in our case.
Strobovideoscopy shows the paresis podule (pseudocyst) on the left musculomembranous vocal fold.
Strobovideolaryngoscopy revealed an anterior glottic web involving half of the musculomembranous vocal fold.
The vibratory function of both musculomembranous vocal folds was decreased.
Mucosal tears occur at points of maximum shear force, which are almost always located in the middle of the musculomembranous portion of the vocal fold in the striking zone.
Postoperatively, an area of stiffness remained in the middle of the musculomembranous vocal fold, and although a vocal fold hemorrhage had resolved, venous lakes that had been present prior to surgery were unchanged (figure).
The ridges made contact anteriorly and led to the failure of glottic closure in the anterior, middle, and posterior segments of the musculomembranous vocal folds.
Strobovideolaryngoscopy revealed the presence of a broad-based sessile polyp that was centered in the striking zone and which occupied more than one-third of the right musculomembranous vocal fold (figure 1).
There was diffuse stiffness at its base that resulted in a moderately decreased mucosal wave amplitude and waveform in the middle and posterior thirds of the musculomembranous vocal fold.
[3] The anterior glottis (or phonatory glottis or membranous glottis) is formed by the musculomembranous part of the vocal folds, which vibrate during phonation.