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Thyroepiglottic Ligament
Respiratory System

Thyroepiglottic Ligament

Ligamentum thyreoepiglotticum

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The thyroepiglottic ligament connects the inferior stem of the epiglottis to internal aspect of the thyroid cartilage.

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