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Larynx, Artificial

Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings
Scope Note: A device, activated electronically or by expired pulmonary air, which simulates laryngeal activity and enables a laryngectomized person to speak. Examples of the pneumatic mechanical device are the Tokyo and Van Hunen artificial larynges. Electronic devices include the Western Electric electrolarynx, Tait oral vibrator, Cooper-Rand electrolarynx and the Ticchioni pipe.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Artificial Voice Box

 Artifact — Item TC1987-002-021: [Barcode: 4486]
Identifier: 1987-2-21
Dates: Between 1933 and 1944