laryngeal crisis

la·ryn·ge·al cri·sis

an attack of paralysis or spasm of the abductor muscles of the larynx with dyspnea and noisy respiration, occurring in tabetic neurosyphilis.

la·ryn·ge·al cri·sis

(lă-rinjē-ăl krīsis)
Attack of paralysis or spasm of laryngeal abductor muscles with dyspnea and noisy respiration.