isthmus of thyroid

Levator muscle of thyroid gland

A fibrous or muscular band is sometimes found attached, above, to the body of the hyoid bone, and below to the thyroid isthmus, or its pyramidal lobe. When muscular, it is termed the Levator muscle of thyroid gland.

External links

  • Lehr RP Jr (1979). "Musculus levator glandulae thyroideae: an observation". Anat Anz 146 (5): 494–6.

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