laryngitis stridulosa laryngitis stri·du·lo·sa (strī’jə-lō’sə, strĭj’ə-)
A catarrhal inflammation of the larynx in children, marked by night attacks of laryngismus stridulus.
1. a combining form representing larynx, in compound words: laryngotomy. combining form 1. indicating the larynx: laryngoscope laryngo- or laryng- pref. Larynx: laryngoscope.
laryngocele la·ryn·go·cele (lə-rĭng’gə-sēl’) n. An air sac connected to the larynx through the ventricle, often bulging outward into the tissue of the neck, especially during coughing.
laryngofissure la·ryn·go·fis·sure (lə-rĭng’gō-fĭsh’ər) n. Surgical opening of the larynx that is usually made through the midline of the thyroid cartilage. Also called laryngotomy, thyrotomy.
[lar-ing-gol-uh-jee] /ˌlær ɪŋˈgɒl ə dʒi/ noun 1. the branch of medicine dealing with the larynx. /ˌlærɪŋˈɡɒlədʒɪ/ noun 1. the branch of medicine concerned with the larynx and its diseases laryngology lar·yn·gol·o·gy (lār’ĭn-gŏl’ə-jē) n. The branch of medicine dealing with the study and treatment of disorders of the larynx, pharynx, and fauces. lar’yn·gol’o·gist n.