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mechanical speech

The use of a battery-powered device (such as an electrolarynx) to create vocal sounds….

oesophageal speech

Inhaling or injecting air into the top of your oesophagus and then out again to produce a voice after a total laryngectomy….

tracheoesophageal speech

When a person forces air through a surgically created valve between the trachea and oesophagus to create a low-pitched, throaty voice….

vocal folds

The part of the larynx that vibrates to produce the sounds required for speech. Also called vocal cords or the glottis….

Cancer Connect

Support during COVID-19 Cancer Connect will continue to be available for people with cancer to connect with a peer for telephone-based support. To find out more about the program, eligibility and referral process, contact out team on 13…