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CORD, measures. A cord of wood must, when the wood is piled close, measure eight feet by four, and the wood must be four feet long. There are various local regulations in our principal cities as to the manner in which wood shall be measured and sold.

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Market Research Future presents, "Global Vocal Cord Paralysis Market Report 2023" Split Into Several Key Regions, With Sales, Revenue, And Market Share And Growth Rate.
Su et al .[10] further confirmed the value of the exoeSL in patients with bilateral vocal cord paralysis in 2014.
Vocal cords are histologically composed of surface epithelium, lamina propria, and muscular layers.
Objective: To evaluate the clinical and demographic characteristics of patients with idiopathic and non-idiopathic vocal cord paralysis (VCP).
SHAKIRA has been forced to postpone her world tour again as she has not yet recovered following a haemorrhage on her vocal cord.
Other causes of hoarseness include allergies, hyperacidity and reflux, swellings on the vocal cord (nodules, polyps or cysts), injury of the vocal cords, smoking or inhaling other irritants, thyroid problems, nerve problems or throat cancer.
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 palsy.
Singer Adele has cancelled the last two sell-out shows of her world tour due to take place at London's Wembley Stadium this weekend after damaging her vocal cords.
The number of spontaneous words spoken per breath, which represents the integration of vital lung capacity, vocal cords and resonatory function, showed no statistical deterioration after partial arytenoidectomy with posterior cordectomy, which was unexpected.
Flexible laryngoscopy revealed healthy vocal cords with no evidence of recollection within the ventricle.
The second was a 74 years-old woman with granulomas in the vocal cords as initial manifestation of GPA.