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Can dystonia cause difficulty swallowing or breathing?

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Dr. Glenn Kaye
29 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: Dystonia is a condition that causes involuntary spasm of certain muscles or groups of muscles. It can involve the muscles used for swallowing, speaking, or breathing.
Answered on Mar 3, 2019
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