intercartilaginous glottis

glottis respiratorius, respiratory glottis pars intercartilaginea rimae glottidis.

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  • rima glottidis — rima glot·ti·dis glät əd əs n the passage in the glottis between the true vocal cords * * * [TA] fissure of glottis: the elongated opening between the true vocal cords and between the arytenoid cartilages. It consists of an intercartilaginous… …   Medical dictionary

  • Arytenoid cartilage — The cartilages of the larynx. Posterior view. Latin cartilagines arytenoidea Gray s …   Wikipedia

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