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Spasmodic Dysphonia

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Spasmodic dysphonia, also called laryngeal dystonia, is a disorder wherein one or more muscles of the vocal folds or voice box move involuntarily. It is observed to have three types: adductor spasmodic dysphonia, abductor spasmodic dysphonia, and mixed spasmodic dysphonia.

    Study conducted that explains and discusses the effect of dextromethorphan in treating people with voice spasms as verified by the National Institute of Health Clinic Center.

  • National Spasmodic Dysphonia Association

    Resource site for professionals, parents and people affected with spasmodic dysphonia with guides to treatment, support, health referrals, news and events. Includes multimedia presentations of the illness, programs and list of specialists and their contact details.

  • Neurological Concomitants in Spasmodic Dysphonia

    Background information on spasmodic pysphonia, neurological concomitants, differential diagnoses, treatments and related links as presented by Lyn Dee Harrelson.

  • Spasmodic Dysphonia

    Contains discussions on medical procedures and surgical management of spasmodic dysphonia authored by Michael J. Pitman, MD with co-authors Darius Bliznikas, MD and Soly Baredes, MD.

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