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[Norbert Ortner, Austrian physician, 1865–1935]
Vocal paralysis caused by pressure from an enlarged heart on the recurrent laryngeal nerve.
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Ortner,Norbert, Austrian physician, 1865-1935.
Ortner syndrome - laryngeal paralysis that is associated with heart disease.
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