speech abnormality

speech abnormality

Any disorder, dysfunction, or impairment of speech. Speech abnormalities include expressive and receptive aphasias, dysarthrias, labialism, stammering, stuttering, and word deafness.
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In this way, the side effects and complications of surgical interventions and other treatments can be avoided, and the patient can return to normal breathing without developing any speech abnormality.