a.1.(Anat.) Situated above the glottis; - applied to that part of the cavity of the larynx above the true vocal cords.
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Relative survival of laryngeal cancer patients varies between 60% 70% depending on sub-site involved, worst being the supraglotic laryngeal cancer which often requires total laryngectomy.3
ET or Supraglotic. This initial order requirement will be for 450 devices plus 900 adult and 900 pediatric to enable two sets of each to be stocked with each device.