Aryepiglottic muscle

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Aryepiglottic muscle
Muscles of larynx. Posterior view.
Oblique arytenoid: The "X" in the center.
Transverse arytenoid: Bands underneath the "X".
Aryepiglotticus: Wraps around back.
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Sagittal section of the larynx and upper part of the trachea. (Arytenoideus visible at center right.)
Latin pars aryepiglottica musculi arytenoidei obliqui, musculus aryepiglotticus
Gray's subject #236 1082
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Dorlands
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The aryepiglotticus is a portion of the Oblique arytenoid. It is not always present.

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