cricothyrotomy

Type: Term Pronunciation: krī′kō-thī-rot′ō-mē Definitions: 1. Incision through the skin and cricothyroid membrane for relief of respiratory obstruction; used before or in place of tracheotomy in certain emergency respiratory obstructions. Synonyms: cricothyroidotomy, inferior laryngotomy, intercricothyrotomy &nb...
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cricothyrotomy

<procedure> Incision through the skin and cricothyroid membrane for relief of respiratory obstruction; used prior to or in place of tracheotomy in certain emergency respiratory obstructions. ... Synonym: coniotomy, cricothyroidotomy, inferior laryngotomy, intercricothyrotomy. ... Origin: cricoid + thyroid + G. Tome, incision ... (05 Mar 2000)...
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cricothyrotomy

(kri″ko-thi-rot´ә-me) incision through the skin and cricothyroid membrane to secure a patent airway for emergency relief of upper airway obstruction. Called also intercricothyrotomy.
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cricothyrotomy

cricothyrotomy Surgical incision through the skin and cricothyroid membrane for relief of respiratory obstruction; used prior to or in place of tracheotomy in certain emergency respiratory obstructions.
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Cricothyrotomy

A cricothyrotomy (also called thyrocricotomy, cricothyroidotomy, inferior laryngotomy, intercricothyrotomy, coniotomy or emergency airway puncture) is an incision made through the skin and cricothyroid membrane to establish a patent airway during certain life-threatening situations, such as airway obstruction by a foreign body, angioedema, or mass...
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cricothyrotomy

see cricothyroidotomy
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