dysphonia

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dysphonia

[dis′fō·nē·ə]
(medicine)
An impairment of the voice.
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"In discussing spasmodic dysphonia publicly as an inspiration, I never intended to demonize or vilify those with the disorder.
In the case of spasmodic dysphonia, it works because it weakens the voice muscles and makes the vocal cords shut less forcefully, the (http://www.asha.org/public/speech/disorders/SpasmodicDysphonia/) American Speech-Language-Hearing Association explains.
In some cases, augmentative and alternative devices can help people with spasmodic dysphonia to communicate more easily.
Bipolar radiofrequency-induced chermotherapy (rfitt) for the treatment of spasmodic dysphonia. A report of three cases.
One of the first things I did after I came back to the show was to invite all my doctors into the studio for an on-air discussion about spasmodic dysphonia. They talked about what it is, what treatments I would be getting--I have injections about every four months--and how there is no cure.
The three types of spasmodic dysphonia are adductor spasmodic dysphonia, abductor spasmodic dysphonia and mixed spasmodic dysphonia.
Spasmodic dysphonia involves the muscles of the throat that control speech.
* Adductor spasmodic dysphonia, in which involuntary closing of the vocal cords interrupts the airstream and produces a strained, hoarse, choppy voice.
Itasca, IL, December 19, 2018 --(PR.com)-- Cure Dystonia Now (CDN) and the National Spasmodic Dysphonia Association (NSDA) announced a new grant designed to validate an outcome measurement protocol for use with spasmodic dysphonia (SD).
KYOTO -- The day after arriving at Kansai International Airport, I checked into the Isshiki Memorial Voice Center/Hiroshiba ENT Clinic to undergo surgery for spasmodic dysphonia, a neurological speech disorder characterized by weak, strangled voice and clipped words.
(2) For the treatment of spasmodic dysphonia, Botox was found to be 52.