Medical Dictionary

tracheal tug

noun \-ˈtəg\

Medical Definition of TRACHEAL TUG

:  a downward pull of the trachea and larynx observed in aneurysm of the aorta—called also tracheal tugging


July 04, 2015
stringent Hear it
rigorous, strict, or severe
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