Medical Definition of Tracheoesophageal speech

1. A form of alaryngeal speech obtained by a surgical technique which creates a shunt between trachea and oesophagus, allowing pulmonary air to generate upper oesophageal and pharyngeal mucosal vibrations as a substitute for vocal cord vibrations when the larynx is surgically removed. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tracheoesophageal Speech

tracheobranchiae
tracheobroncheopathia osteoplastica
tracheobronchial
tracheobronchial diverticulum
tracheobronchial dyskinesia
tracheobronchial groove
tracheobronchitis
tracheobronchopathia osteochondroplastica
tracheobronchoscopy
tracheocele
tracheoceles
tracheoesophageal
tracheoesophageal puncture
tracheoesophageal speech (current term)
tracheogenic
tracheolar
tracheolaryngeal
tracheole
tracheoles
tracheomalacia
tracheomegaly
tracheopathia osteoplastica
tracheopathy
tracheopharyngeal
tracheophonae
tracheophonesis
tracheophony

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