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The branch of medicine that studies and treats the larynx, pharynx, and fauces.

lar′yn·gol′o·gist n.
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(Medicine) the branch of medicine concerned with the larynx and its diseases
laryngological, laˌryngoˈlogic adj
laˌryngoˈlogically adv
ˌlarynˈgologist n
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(ˌlær ɪŋˈgɒl ə dʒi)

the branch of medicine dealing with the larynx.
la•ryn•go•log•i•cal (ləˌrɪŋ gəˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl) la•ryn`go•log′ic, adj.
lar`yn•gol′o•gist, n.
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the study and treatment of the larynx. — laryngologist, n. — laryngological, adj.
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A recommendation of total silence is virtually never required for more than approximately one week; in fact, some laryngologists no longer require absolute voice rest even after vocal fold surgery.
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The records with clear and vivid videolaryngostroboscopy were included and stroboscopic videos were reviewed independently by two speech language pathologists as well as two laryngologists to confirm the polyp diagnosis and to distinguish the hemorrhagic from non-hemorrhagic polyps clinically.
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Specifically, an efficient collaboration between laryngologists and speech therapists is essential to exploring all risk factors that might contribute to an increase in laryngeal muscular tension.
The clinical diagnosis of the leukoplakia was confirmed by three experienced laryngologists according to medical history and laryngoscope examination.
This information is of great value to the practicing speech pathologists and laryngologists in the management of individuals with reduced UES opening and reduced pharyngeal muscle contraction.
As editors, we have engaged some of the most respected laryngologists and speech pathologists to share their knowledge and insights into a rapidly expanding field.
The presented study includes only 5 laryngologists experienced in the field of laryngology.
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Yiu [8] reported that 37% of practicing teachers consulted laryngologists for their voice problems.