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laryngectomy

[lair-en-JEK-tuh-me] surgery to remove the voice box (larynx), usually because of cancer.

What happens after treatment for laryngeal or hypopharyngeal ...

... Restoring speech after total laryngectomy. After a ... properly. Stoma
(tracheostomy) care following total laryngectomy. Having ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/laryngealandhypopharyngealcancer/detailedguide/laryngeal-and-hypopharyngeal-cancer-after-follow-up

Surgery for laryngeal and hypopharyngeal cancers

... Laryngectomy. Laryngectomy is the removal of part or all of the larynx
(voice box). Partial laryngectomy: Smaller cancers ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/laryngealandhypopharyngealcancer/detailedguide/laryngeal-and-hypopharyngeal-cancer-treating-surgery

Surgery for laryngeal and hypopharyngeal cancers | American ...

... are removed. Partial laryngectomy: Laryngectomy refers to taking out
part or all of the larynx (voice box). Smaller cancers ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/laryngealandhypopharyngealcancer/overviewguide/laryngeal-and-hypopharyngeal-cancer-overview-treating-surgery

Treating laryngeal and hypopharyngeal cancers by stage

... Either radiation alone (without surgery) or partial laryngectomy can be
used in most people. Voice results tend to be better ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/laryngealandhypopharyngealcancer/detailedguide/laryngeal-and-hypopharyngeal-cancer-treating-by-stage

Recurrent laryngeal and hypopharyngeal cancers | American ...

... Local recurrences in people who have already had limited surgery such as
partial laryngectomy can often be treated with more extensive surgery ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/laryngealandhypopharyngealcancer/detailedguide/laryngeal-and-hypopharyngeal-cancer-treating-recurrence

Surgery for oral cavity and oropharyngeal cancer

... approach. Laryngectomy (removal of the voice box). Very ... cancer.
Removal of the larynx is called a laryngectomy. When ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/oralcavityandoropharyngealcancer/detailedguide/oral-cavity-and-oropharyngeal-cancer-treating-surgery

To learn more

... Offers programs to learn to manage a laryngectomy; a directory of vendors
for laryngectomy supplies, including communication devices, stoma ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/sexualsideeffectsinwomen/sexualityforthewoman/sexuality-for-women-with-cancer-add-res

To learn more

... Offers programs to learn to manage a laryngectomy; a directory of vendors
for laryngectomy supplies, including communication devices, stoma ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/sexualsideeffectsinmen/sexualityfortheman/sexuality-for-men-with-cancer-add-res

Laryngeal and Hypopharyngeal Cancers

... Restoring speech after total laryngectomy After a ... properly. Stoma
(tracheostomy) care following total laryngectomy Having ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003108-pdf.pdf

Moving on after treatment for laryngeal or hypopharyngeal ...

... Restoring speech after total laryngectomy. If you have had ... speech
therapist). Stoma care after total laryngectomy. Having a ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/laryngealandhypopharyngealcancer/overviewguide/laryngeal-and-hypopharyngeal-cancer-overview-after-follow-up