Welcome to biology-online.org! Please login to access all site features. Create account.
Log me on automatically each visit
| Page history
| Printable version
A curved tube inserted into a stoma to keep the stoma unobstructed following tracheotomy procedure.
The tracheotomy tube may be metal or plastic. It acts like a windpipe that allows the individual to breath through.
Word origin: tracheotomy + tube
See also: tracheotomy
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page
This page was last modified 11:37, 5 February 2009. This page has been accessed 2,028 times. What links here
| Related changes
| Permanent link
© Biology-Online.org. All Rights Reserved.
Register | Login
| About Us | Contact Us | Link to Us | Disclaimer & Privacy | Powered by CASPION