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Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience Neurology
They can shrink: Often times the best coure of action is to have the polyp removed (and biopsied for presence of cancer cells-as benign polyps can convert to malignant ... Read More

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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernstein Joel
59 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Hoarseness: Vocal fold (chord) dysfunction is a non=specific term that simply means your true vocal folds are not vibrating or moving in a normal fashion resultin ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Selz
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Vocal cord dysfuncti: Many things, this generally refers to vocal cords that close instead of open on inspiration. Reflux, sinus infections, allergy and other conditions ha ... Read More
Dr. Kathleen Hands
66 years experience Endocrinology
Have thyroid exam : Goiter (enlarged thyroid) can damage nerve to vocal cords causing voice change, laryngeal cancer, and head/neck cancers can cause compression to trach ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
33 years experience Addiction Medicine
Depends: The severity and plausible cause have to be evaluated. Sometimes it can cause severe coughing, wheezing or sob, and may even contribute to aspiration ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. HARRY OPSIMOS
21 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Yes: Yes it can. You may need a good history taking by your doctor, a good examination and likely a breathing test (spirometry)
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cindy Juster
35 years experience Pediatrics
ENT first.: Start with a good ENT in your area that has experience treating singers. The ENT can determine the correct diagnosis and treatment, which often inclu ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jenny Sung
23 years experience Pediatrics
ENT: An otolaryngologist (ENT) is the specialist to see for vocal cord paralysis. Treatment options may depend on the cause of the paralysis and how much ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Vocal cord.: Yes you should be concerned. Have your PC refer you an "ear, nose, and throat" specialist.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Sidman
39 years experience Pediatric ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Stridor: Patients with this problem are almost always teenage girls (unknown reasons). The symptoms are noisy breathing (stridor) that goes away with sleep an ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Vocal cord: Not very common. You can have a voice change for a fews days especially if an endotracheal tuble was used and this is probably a pressure effect thatr ... Read More
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