thyrohyoid laryngotomy

subhyoid l.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • laryngotomy — A surgical incision of the larynx. [laryngo + G. tome, incision] inferior l. SYN: cricothyrotomy. median l. SYN: laryngofissure. superior l. incision through the …   Medical dictionary

  • subhyoid laryngotomy — superior laryngotomy incision of the larynx through the thyrohyoid membrane; called also thyrohyoid l …   Medical dictionary

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