Skip to Content

laryngotracheal tube

 

Definition: connection that forms when the respiratory diverticulum is divided by the tracheoesophageal fold; its upper end forms the larynx and its middle part forms the trachea.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide