Although otolaryngologists, voice therapists, and singing teachers for years have warned patients that whispering is more traumatic to the vocal folds
than normal speech, no sizable series of patients had been examined fiberoptically to test this hypothesis.
His voice was dysphonic (1/3), breathy (1/3), and asthenic (2/3), and videolaryngostroboscopy revealed bilateral multiple vocal fold
telangiectasias without visible hemorrhage or polyp (figure 1).
Despite current knowledge on the pathological features of vocal fold
polyps, available information regarding the correlation between the size and type of vocal fold
polyps in relation to voice acoustic features is very limited.
Etiology and time to presentation of unilateral vocal fold
Figure 5 shows vocal folds
displacement during intense breathing, which was measured by calculating the area of glottis for each experimental condition.
leukoplakia should be treated individually according to its benign or malignant possibility.
But because the vocal fold
tissue is so specialized and difficult to replicate using other materials, Cohen says, the study is a step in "moving toward being able to help people where we don't have a good treatment."
We had to obtain the adequate size that the compliance space between the thyroid lamina and the TA muscle allowed for the redesigned implant stuffing and free vocal fold
Koalas have bypassed that constraint by putting those vocal folds
in a new location.
If you still think you can't carry a tune, then as the cast of Glee would tell you, "don't stop believin'." Other voice-improving strategies include keeping the vocal folds
hydrated by drinking plenty of water and avoiding moisture-sapping substances such as caffeine or nicotine.
Edema of the true vocal folds
was diagnosed in 11 (5.1%) children, varying severity swelling of the overfold space of larynx was in 14 (6.5%) patients.
The principal symptoms of unilateral vocal fold
paralysis are hoarseness and difficulty in swallowing.