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 DeCS Categories

A02 Musculoskeletal System .
A02.513 Ligaments .
A02.513.514 Ligaments, Articular .
A02.513.514.162 Collateral Ligaments .
A02.835 Skeleton .
A02.835.583 Joints .
A02.835.583.512 Ligaments, Articular .
A02.835.583.512.162 Collateral Ligaments .
A04 Respiratory System .
A04.329 Larynx .
A04.329.364 Glottis .
A04.329.364.737 Vocal Cords .
A10 Tissues .
A10.165 Connective Tissue .
A10.165.669 Ligaments .
A10.165.669.514 Ligaments, Articular .
A10.165.669.514.162 Collateral Ligaments .
N01 Population Characteristics .
N01.824 Socioeconomic Factors .
N01.824.547 Occupations .
SP3 Population Studies in Public Health .
SP3.056 Employment .
SP3.056.117 Occupations .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Vocal Cords .
Vocal Folds .
Vocal Ligament .
Cord, Vocal .
Cords, Vocal .
Fold, Vocal .
Folds, Vocal .
Ligament, Vocal .
Ligaments, Vocal .
Vocal Cord .
Vocal Ligaments .
Vocal Fold .
A pair of cone-shaped elastic mucous membrane projecting from the laryngeal wall and forming a narrow slit between them. Each contains a thickened free edge (vocal ligament) extending from the THYROID CARTILAGE to the ARYTENOID CARTILAGE, and a VOCAL MUSCLE that shortens or relaxes the vocal cord to control sound production. .
Ligaments .
Ligament .
Shiny, flexible bands of fibrous tissue connecting together articular extremities of bones. They are pliant, tough, and inextensile. .
Occupations .
Occupation .
Vocation .
Professions .
Vocations .
Crafts, trades, professions, or other means of earning a living. .
Collateral Ligaments .
Collateral Ligament .
Lateral Ligament .
Ligament, Collateral .
Ligament, Lateral .
Lateral Ligaments .
Ligaments, Collateral .
Ligaments, Lateral .
A number of ligaments on either side of, and serving as a radius of movement of, a joint having a hingelike movement. They occur at the elbow, knee, wrist, metacarpo- and metatarsophalangeal, proximal interphalangeal, and distal interphalangeal joints of the hands and feet. (Stedman, 25th ed) .