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glottic

 [glot´ik]
glottal.

glot·tic

(glot'ik),
Relating to (1) the tongue or (2) the glottis.

glot·tic

(glot'ik)
Relating to (1) the tongue or (2) the glottis.

glot·tic

(glot'ik)
Relating to tongue or glottis.

glottic

pertaining to (1) the glottis, or (2) the tongue.

glottic stenosis
see laryngeal stenosis.
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Visualization of the glottic area via direct laryngoscopy is highly hazardous; therefore, this course of action should only be performed as part of the intubation procedure.
The cause of glottic incompetence in patients with Parkinson's disease remains a topic of debate, but there is now good evidence that percutaneous laryngeal collagen augmentation of the vocal cords brings about significant improvement in speech lasting for several months in many affected patients.
Carbon dioxide laser salvage surgery after radiotherapy failure in T1 and T2 glottic carcinoma.
Fein DA, Lee WR, Hanton AL, et al: Pretreatment hemoglobin level influences local control and survival of TI-T2 squamous cell carcinomas of the glottic larynx.
The posterior glottic tissue no longer prolapsed into the glottis, but there was continued mucosal thickening and inflammation.
Improved glottic exposure with the Video Macintosh Laryngoscope in adult emergency department tracheal intubations.
These abnormalities may be either at the level of nerve roots, cranial, peripheral, and autonomic nerves, or the reflex arc between the inspiratory and glottic closure complexes.
Strobovideolaryngoscopy revealed bilateral vocal fold atrophy, glottic insufficiency, right vocal fold paresis, and muscle tension dysphonia (MTD) (figure).
Flexible nasolaryngoscopy revealed right vocal fold hypomobility with complete glottic closure, vocal fold atrophy, and edema of the posterior pharyngeal wall.
This inadvertent backward displacement displaced the larynx backwards, improving the glottic view to Cormack and Lehane grade 2b.
P Partial when some of the glottic inlet structures are visible (any amount less than a complete view).