thyrofissure


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la·ryn·go·fis·sure

(lă-ring'gō-fish'ŭr),
Operative opening into the larynx, generally through the midline, commonly done for the excision of early carcinoma or the correction of laryngostenosis.

laryngofissure thyrotomy

A midline incision made into the larynx via the thyroid cartilage.

thyrofissure

(thī″rō-fĭsh′ŭr)
Surgical creation of an opening through the thyroid cartilage to expose the inside of the larynx.