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Medical Term:

lamina of thyroid cartilage


Definition: one of the paired (right and left) thin quadrilateral plates of the thyroid cartilage that are joined anteriorly and form an open angle posteriorly.

Synonym(s): lamina cartilaginis thyroideaeTA

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