Eventually, years of speaking can cause vocal cords
to become damaged or stiff and thus vibrate less robustly and less regularly," says Dr.
Dysphonia is defined as voice disorders like speech impairment or difficulty (hoarseness weakness or even loss of voice) often due to a physical disorder of the vocal cord
All the patients presenting with hoarseness of voice in ENT outpatient department CMH Quetta and Rawalpindi undergoing indirect laryngoscopy and the patients with vocal cord
paralysis were selected.
Shakira said: "Though I very much hoped my vocal cords
would recover in time to pick the tour back up in January, and after exploring many options to that effect, I have accepted that this is an injury that simply needs more time and care to heal.
Another common cause of hoarseness is overuse of the vocal cords
due to singing, shouting or talking for long.
Upon ear, nose, and throat evaluation with direct laryngoscopy, the vocal cords
were found in the paramedian position with limited movements suggesting bilateral abductor vocal cord
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Bilateral vocal cord
paralysis usually occurs as an effect of operations and reoperations of malignant thyroid gland tumors, because of the close anatomical connection [5, 6].
Severe microscopic polyangiitis with unilateral vocal cord
paralysis as initial manifestation
The commonly encountered benign lesions of the larynx are vocal cord
polyps, vocal nodules, tuberculosis of larynx, laryngocele, laryngeal web, epiglottic cysts, and subglottic hemangioma.
The posterior commissure of vocal cord
, which lies in the interarytenoid region.