laryngomalacia

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la·ryn·go·ma·la·ci·a

(lă-ring'gō-mă-lā'shē-ă), [MIM*150280]
The presence of soft laryngeal cartilage, especially of the epiglottis, in infants, resulting in inspiratory stridor.
[laryngo- + G. malakia, a softness]
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laryngomalacia

 A soft floppy larynx, due to softening of the cartilage
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la·ryn·go·ma·la·ci·a

(lă-ring'gō-mă-lā'shē-ă)
The presence of soft laryngeal cartilage, especially of the epiglottis, in infants, resulting in inspiratory stridor.
[laryngo- + G. malakia, a softness]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

laryngomalacia

(lăr-ĭng″gō-mă-lā′shē-ă) [″ + malakia, softness]
A softening of the tissues of the larynx.
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners