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  • neck
  • The intermediate syndrome presents as paralysis of proximal limb muscles, neck flexors, motor cranial nerves, and respiratory muscles 24 to 96 hours after poisoning when the cholinergic effect has worn off. (jamanetwork.com)
  • syndrome
  • Complications associated with a stellate ganglion block include Horner's syndrome, intra-arterial or intravenous injection, difficulty swallowing, vocal cord paralysis, epidural spread of local anaesthetic and pneumothorax. (wikipedia.org)
  • respiratory
  • Sometimes breathing tubes used in surgery or to help you breathe if you're having serious respiratory trouble can damage the vocal cord nerves. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Difficulties may be encountered in respiratory problems, vocal fold function, or velopharyngeal closure, for example. (wikipedia.org)
  • People with vocal cord dysfunction often complain of "difficulty in breathing in" or "fighting for breath", which can lead to subjective respiratory distress, and in severe cases, loss of consciousness. (wikipedia.org)
  • spasms
  • Laryngospams - Or vocal cord spasms - no fun what-so-ever. (blogspot.com)
  • Potential complications include: Wound infection Edema Hematoma Vocal cord spasms Intubation and/or tracheotomy may be required as a result of these complications. (wikipedia.org)
  • viral
  • Although it is true that such vocal cord palsy can occur as an intermediate toxic effect in organophosphorous poisoning, as evidenced by previous reports, 2 , 3 the case mentioned by Thompson and Stocks 1 can also be attributable to viral neuritis, since the patient had fever prior to the palsy. (jamanetwork.com)
  • posterior
  • An extremely laterally positioned vocal cord can result in a large posterior glottal gap - an opening between the two vocal cords even when the functioning vocal cord is fully medialized. (wikipedia.org)
  • This modified procedure involves a judicious excision of 3.5-4 mm C-shaped wedge in posterior vocal cord from the open edge of the membranous cord using carbon dioxide laser. (wikipedia.org)
  • laterally
  • Excision is made anteriorly to the vocal process, continuing 4 mm laterally on to the ventricular band without exposing the cartilage. (wikipedia.org)
  • palsy
  • We think temporary vocal cord palsy in our case was due to local anesthetic infiltration rather than nerve injury, since it resolved spontaneously within only hours. (ivteam.com)
  • Treatment
  • Treatment for vocal cord paralysis usually involves surgery. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Most notable, was his introduction of angiolytic laser treatment of vocal cord cancer, which was a groundbreaking achievement evolving from Judah Folkman's concepts of tumor angiogenesis and Rox Anderson's theory of selective photothermolysis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Broadway
  • Benanti was born in New York City, daughter of Linda Wonneberger, a vocal coach and former actress, and Martin Vidnovic, a Broadway actor and singer. (wikipedia.org)