Function of Tracheal Cartilage?

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The function of the tracheal cartilage is to give shape to the trachea and aid in its processes. The cartilage is ring-shaped and attached to various muscles and ligaments. This allows the airway to open and close and to produce speech.
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It contains ring like structure that are a bit hard to prevent the trachea to collapse during breathing.
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n. Any of the incomplete rings of hyaline cartilage forming the wall of the trachea. Also called tracheal ring.
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The functions of ligaments, tendons and cartilage involve supporting and connecting various tissues and structures in the body.
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