subglottis

The lowest part of the larynx; the area from just below the vocal cords down to the top of the trachea.

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  • Subglottis — The lower part of the larynx; the area from just below the vocal cords down to the top of the trachea. * * * n. that part of the larynx that lies below the vocal folds. * * * sub·glot·tis (səb glotґis) cavitas infraglottica …   Medical dictionary

  • subglottis — n. that part of the larynx that lies below the vocal folds …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Полость Гортани Подголосовая (Subglottis) — отдел полости гортани, расположенный под голосовыми складками. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • ПОЛОСТЬ ГОРТАНИ ПОДГОЛОСОВАЯ — (subglottis) отдел полости гортани, расположенный под голосовыми складками …   Толковый словарь по медицине

  • Larynx — For the remotely piloted vehicle, see Larynx (unmanned aircraft). Larynx Anatomy of the larynx, anterolateral view …   Wikipedia

  • stage I laryngeal cancer — Cancer is found only in the area where it started. Stage I laryngeal cancer depends on where cancer is found in the larynx. If it started in the supraglottis, then cancer is in one area of the supraglottis only and the vocal cords can move… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • stage II laryngeal cancer — Cancer that is found in the larynx. The exact definition of stage II depends on where the cancer started. If it started in the supraglottis, then cancer is in more than one area of the supraglottis or glottis or region near the supraglottis. If… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • Laryngeal cancer — may also be called cancer of the larynx or laryngeal carcinoma. Most laryngeal cancers are squamous cell carcinomas, reflecting their origin from the squamous cells which form the majority of the laryngeal epithelium. Cancer can develop in any… …   Wikipedia

  • List of oncology-related terms — This is a list of terms related to oncology. The original source for this list was the U.S. National Cancer Institute s public domain Dictionary of Cancer Terms . NOTOC 1 * 10 propargyl 10 deazaaminopterin * 12 O tetradecanoylphorbol 13 acetate * …   Wikipedia

  • subglottically — adverb In a subglottic way; of, into, or towards the subglottis …   Wiktionary

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