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Bowed Vocal Cords
After I have had vocal therapy for my bowed vocal cords will i loose the raspy tone in my singing voice?
Maybe: There are a number if treatments for bowed vocal cords including speech therapy, injectable implant, etc. This may however change different characteristics to your speaking and singing voice. See a laryngologist/ent/voice specialist for treatment options. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The vocal cord is a short (about 1cm long) band of tissue in the larynx (aka "voice box"). It is paired, so everyone has 2, and they are located just below the "adam's apple." when you breathe, they are separated from each other. When you speak, they come together while your lungs push air (like a bellows or bagpipe) past them, and they vibrate, like a reed ...Read more
By your voice: and examination of vocal cords with a scope ...Read more
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