Unformatted text preview: Head and Neck Cartilaginous structures
Larynx Thyroid cartilage Thyrohyoid membrane Cricoid cartilage Conus elasticus Trachea C-shaped Tracheal rings Hyoid bone No bony articulations Attachment for muscles tongue larynx mandible Suspended from styloid process Muscles of the Hyoid Function = elevation and depression of hyoid Anterior Neck Muscles Flex and rotate the head and neck Posterior Neck Muscles Extend and rotate the head and neck Posterior Neck Muscles Extend and rotate the head and neck Torticollis Congenital Acquired ...
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- Spring '08
- Anatomy, hyoid bone, thyroid cartilage, Conus elasticus Trachea, Posterior Neck Muscles