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tracheoesophageal speech

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

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….

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

Sometimes it helps to talk to someone who has been there and knows what you are going through. Cancer Connect Cancer Connect aims to connect you, your carer or your loved ones over the phone with a trained volunteer who…