laryngeal papillomatosis n.
A condition characterized by multiple squamous cell papillomas of the larynx, seen most commonly in young children, usually due to infection by the human papilloma virus transmitted at birth from the maternal genital warts.
- Laryngeal prominence
laryngeal prominence n. See Adam’s apple.
- Laryngeal stenosis
laryngeal stenosis n. A narrowing or a stricture of the larynx.
- Laryngeal syncope
laryngeal syncope n. A paroxysmal neurosis characterized by unusual sensations in the throat and by attacks of coughing that are followed by a brief period of unconsciousness.
laryngemphraxis lar·yn·gem·phrax·is (lār’ĭn-jěm-frāk’sĭs) n. Obstruction or closure of the larynx.