tracheo-


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tracheo-

, trache- Do not confuse this combining form with trachelo-.
The trachea.
[see trachea]

tracheo-

[trā′kē·ō-]
prefix meaning "trachea": tracheobronchial, tracheomalacia, tracheorrhaphy.

tracheo-

, trache-
Combining forms meaning the trachea.

tracheo-

, trache-
Combining forms denoting the trachea.

tracheo-

word element. [Gr.] trachea.
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In tracheo- oesophageal fistula, there is an abnormal connection between the oesophagus and trachea.
While she was unconscious, Dianne, 47, of Penistone Road, had to have a tracheo- tomy so she could breathe.
I have just been told that my baby has a Tracheo- Oesophageal-Fistula, or TOF, a condition affecting the food pipe and gullet.
Bleeding after tracheostomy indicatesa tracheo- innominate fistulain 95% of cases.