prominentia laryngea

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la·ryn·ge·al prom·i·nence

the projection on the anterior portion of the neck formed by the thyroid cartilage of the larynx; serves as an external indication of the level of the fifth cervical vertebra.
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Adam’s apple

A popular term for the anterior prominence of the thyroid cartilage, which is located immediately below the superior thyroid notch and most prominent in men, and used as a landmark in emergency tracheostomy.
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prominentia laryngea

The laryngeal prominence; Adam's apple.
See also: prominentia
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Distance between Prominentia Laryngea of thyroid cartilage & Incisura Jugularis of the sternal bone (cms) was measured.