Book One -- The things that sustain and support the entire body, and what braces and attaches them all. [the bones and the ligaments that interconnect them] | Chapter 38 On the Cartilages of the Rough Artery, and What Therein Would Be Called by the Greeks Glottis and Epiglottis

The other cartilages of the rough artery, resembling the letter C

I shall deal with the remaining cartilages of the rough artery (figs. 14 and 15), which more or less resemble our letter C [cartilagines tracheales], together with everything pertinent to the rough artery, in Book Six. Now it is time to add the method and manner by which bones and cartilages are prepared for teaching, or are studied through dissection, viz. in accordance with the system by which I shall always append, after a description of the parts, the technique of dissecting them (as I consider appropriate to each occasion). 28



Book One -- The things that sustain and support the entire body, and what braces and attaches them all. [the bones and the ligaments that interconnect them] | Chapter 38 On the Cartilages of the Rough Artery, and What Therein Would Be Called by the Greeks Glottis and Epiglottis