neoglottis

neoglottis

 [ne″o-glot´is]
a glottis created by suturing the pharyngeal mucosa over the superior end of the transected trachea above the primary tracheostoma and making a permanent stoma in the mucosa; done to permit phonation after laryngectomy. adj., adj neoglot´tic.

neoglottis

/neo·glot·tis/ (-glot´is) a glottis created by suturing the pharyngeal mucosa over the superior end of the transected trachea above the primary tracheostoma and making a permanent stoma in the mucosa; done to permit phonation after laryngectomy.neoglot´tic

neoglottis

[-glot′is]
a vibrating structure that replaces the glottis in alaryngeal speech, such as after a laryngectomy. Also called pseudoglottis.
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