Medical Definition of Cricotomy

1. Division of the cricoid cartilage, as in cricoid split, to enlarge the subglottic airway. Origin: cricoid + G. Tome, incision (05 Mar 2000)



Cricotomy Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Cricotomy Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Cricotomy

cricopharyngeal ligament
cricopharyngeal myotomy
cricopharyngeal part of inferior pharyngeal constrictor
cricopharyngeus muscle
cricosantorinian ligament
cricothyroid
cricothyroid artery
cricothyroid articular capsule
cricothyroid articulation
cricothyroid joint
cricothyroid ligament
cricothyroid membrane
cricothyroideus
cricothyroidotomy
cricothyrotomy
cricotomy (current term)
cricotracheal ligament
cricotracheal membrane
cricovocal membrane
criddleite
cried
cried blue murder
cried off
cried out
cried out against
cried out for
cried wolf
criedst
crier
criers

Other Resources Relating to: Cricotomy

Search for Cricotomy on Dictionary.com!Search for Cricotomy on Thesaurus.com!Search for Cricotomy on Google!Search for Cricotomy on Wikipedia!

Search