Subepiglottic

Related to Subepiglottic: subepiglottic stenosis

Sub`ep`i`glot´tic


a.1.(Anat.) Situated under the epiglottis.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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5-FU combined with TA was researched in regard to the reduction of strictures that occur after subepiglottic surgery [30].
Aspiration was both subepiglottic and transarytenoidal and occurred during the swallow as well as after swallow from pharyngeal residue, the patient was deemed at extremely high risk for aspiration, and a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube was inserted.
[17] MATTOS, P.; RAMOS, M.; VASCONCELOS, G.; BARRO, D Treatment of a subepiglottic cyst with formaldehyde injection in a horse.