adductor spasmodic dysphonia

adductor spasmodic dysphonia

a form of spasmodic dysphonia in which excessive closure of the vocal folds affects the initiation and maintenance of phonation.

ad·duc·tor spas·mod·ic dys·pho·nia

(ă-dŭk'tŏr spaz-mod'ik dis-fō'nē-ă)
A form of spasmodic dysphonia in which excessive closure of the vocal cords affects the initiation and maintenance of phonation.
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Acoustic variations in adductor spasmodic dysphonia as a function of speech task.
Combined modality treatment of adductor spasmodic dysphonia with botulinum toxin and voice therapy.
Leonard, "Interarytenoid Muscle Botox Injection for Treatment of Adductor Spasmodic Dysphonia with Vocal Tremor," Journal of Voice
Long-Term Follow-Up Results of Selective Laryngeal Adductor Denervation-Reinnervation Surgery for Adductor Spasmodic Dysphonia," The Laryngoscope 116, no.
Her history and findings were consistent with adductor spasmodic dysphonia.
Selective lateral laser thyroarytenoid myotomy for adductor spasmodic dysphonia.
Doubleblind controlled study of botulinum toxin in adductor spasmodic dysphonia.
We conducted a survey to determine the current practices of a subset of physicians in the United States who treat patients with adductor spasmodic dysphonia.
The voice of an individual with adductor spasmodic dysphonia is commonly described as strained or strangled and full of effort.
In general, patients with adductor spasmodic dysphonia who receive botulinum toxin for the first time should be given a low dose--approximately 1.