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cuneiform tubercle

 

Definition: the larger, more laterally placed of the two rounded eminences on the posterior part of the aryepiglottic fold, formed by the underlying cuneiform cartilage.

Synonym(s): tuberculum cuneiformeTA, Wrisberg tubercle

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