TITLE

thyroplasty

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2188
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "thyroplasty" is presented. It refers to a surgical procedure for altering the configuration of the thyroid cartilage adjacent to the vocal cords. This procedure helps in treatment of certain types of dysphonia.
ACCESSION #
21248681

 

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