infraglottic


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in·fra·glot·tic

(in'fră-glot'ik),
Inferior to the glottis.
Synonym(s): subglottic

infraglottic

in·fra·glot·tic

(in'fră-glot'ik)
Inferior to the glottis.

infraglottic

(ĭn″fră-glŏt′ĭk) [″ + Gr. glottis, back of tongue]
Below the glottis.
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Supraglottic devices such as laryngeal mask airway and equipment suitable for emergency infraglottic access will persist to play an important role in difficult airway situations and should be readily available.
Insertion of the Endotracheal tube through the vocal cords and inflation of the cuff in the infraglottic region is regarded to contribute very little stimulation.
31%) Table 2: Distribution of Malignancies as Subsite of Disease Site Subsite Percentage Sino nasal Maxillary sinus 27% Nasal cavity 73% Larynx Supraglottic 60% Glottic 10% Infraglottic 30% Oral cavity Buccal Mucosa 20% Hard palate 8% Tongue 35% Gingiva 28% Retromolar trigone 9% Table 3: Distribution of Patients Per Stage of Disease Stage Number (Percentage) Stage 1 6(11.
Vagus and Glossopharyngeal nerves carry the afferent stimulus from epiglottis and infraglottic region and activate the vasomotor centre to cause a peripheral sympathetic adrenal response to release adrenaline and noradrenaline.