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Related to vocal ligament: Vocalis muscle, vestibular ligament, Conus elasticus, quadrangular membrane
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The cyst had a significant intracordal component that was found intraoperatively to extend to the vocal ligament (figure 2).
It must be performed within the vocalis muscle so as not to traumatize the vocal ligament or the superficial lamina propria, thus preserving the vibratory characteristics of these structures.
Although the lesion was stiff, it was not fixed to the vocal ligament.