Laryngectomy

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Department
Rehabilitation Sciences
Course
Rehabilitation Sciences 3061A/B
Professor
Dennis Chesworth
Semester
Winter

Description
LaryngectomyLaryngectomyectomyout y Larynx has been removed therefore takes trachea and creates a stoma y Esophageal speachLearn to load air into esophagus and then when vibratesy Valve placed between trachea and esophagus so when you breathe through the stoma you split the air stream therefore you dont have to load for esophageal speech valve splits air for you y No connection anymore with trachea and esophagus therefore no problem swallowing How Speech is Produced3 Systems1 Respiratory SystemStays the same2 Sound Source G
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