laryngotracheotomy definition

  • noun:
    • The operation of cutting to the larynx therefore the upper an element of the trachea.
    • The operation of cutting in to the larynx together with top area of the trachea, -- a frequent procedure for obstruction to breathing.
    • Incision to the larynx and trachea involving the cricoid and something or more for the top tracheal rings.
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