• hoarse
  • Breathing problems associated with vocal cord paralysis may be so mild that you just have a hoarse-sounding voice, or they can be so serious that they're life-threatening. (mayoclinic.org)
  • On the other hand, the person's voice will be weak or hoarse in case the vocal cord is paralyzed in an open position. (epharmapedia.com)
  • midline
  • When a person breathes normally, the vocal cords move away from the midline during inspiration and only slightly toward the midline during expiration. (aafp.org)