Definition of Ventricular fold

1. Noun. Either of the upper two vocal cords that are not involved in vocalization.


Medical Definition of Ventricular fold

1. One of the pair of folds of mucous membrane stretching across the laryngeal cavity from the angle of the thyroid cartilage to the arytenoid cartilage; they enclose a space called the rima vestibuli or false glottis. Synonym: plica vestibularis, false vocal cord, plica ventricularis, ventricular band of larynx, ventricular fold. (05 Mar 2000)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Ventricular Fold

ventricular band of larynx
ventricular bigeminy
ventricular bradycardia
ventricular capture
ventricular complex
ventricular conduction
ventricular diastole
ventricular dysfunction
ventricular extrasystole
ventricular fibrillation
ventricular filling pressure
ventricular fluid
ventricular flutter
ventricular fold (current term)
ventricular function
ventricular fusion beat
ventricular gradient
ventricular inhibited pulse generator
ventricular layer
ventricular ligament
ventricular loop
ventricular plateau
ventricular ponderance
ventricular preexcitation
ventricular premature complexes
ventricular pressure
ventricular rhythm

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