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laryngology

 [lar″ing-gol´o-je]
the branch of medicine that deals with the throat, pharynx, larynx, nasopharynx, and tracheobronchial tree.

lar·yn·gol·o·gy

(lar'ing-gol'ŏ-jē),
The branch of medical science concerned with the larynx and the voice; the specialty of diseases of the larynx.
[laryngo- + G. logos, study]

laryngology

(lăr′ən-gŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The branch of medicine that studies and treats the larynx, pharynx, and fauces.

lar′yn·gol′o·gist n.

la·ryn·gol·o·gy

(lar'in-gol'ŏ-jē)
The branch of medical science concerned with the larynx; the specialty of diseases of the larynx.
[laryngo- + G. logos, study]

laryngology

The branch of medicine concerned with the study and treatment of the LARYNX and its disorders. Laryngology is usually clinically associated with the study of the ear (otology) and of the nose (rhinology). An ear, nose and throat (ENT) specialist is called an otorhinolaryngologist (ORL).
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Last year, 15 leading consultants hired from Spain, France, India, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, The US, the UK and Lebanon treated more than 150 patients of different age categories in the departments of pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, orthopedics, Interventional radiology, neurology, Laryngology and other medical specialties.
The results, published in the Journal of Laryngology & Otology, suggest the eosinophils' presence may indicate a tendency to suffer allergies.
Nearly PS300,000 was raised for Pancreatic Cancer UK, the Rhinology & Laryngology Research Fund and the Thames Valley & Chiltern Air Ambulance.
When I first met him in the late 1970s he was researching and lecturing at the Institute of Laryngology and Otology at University College, London.