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Symptoms Of Strained Vocal Chords
Rest & time: If you follow the entertainment industry, especially those who sing, complete voice rest is common for strained vocal cords and even after surgery on said cords. If that doesn't seem to do the trick, go see your ENT for further evaluation. Of course, besides rest & time, other part of solution is to determine cause of strain & address it: http://www. Umm. Edu/altmed/articles/laryngitis-000099.Htm. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I was singing and now my vocal chords hurt and feel sore and strained! My voice sounds almost normal though. Did I have a hemorage?
Sharp pain around vocal chord, only when I cough. It's a quick tearing pain. Sick 2 weeks ago with upper resp. Issues. No other symptoms. Allergies?
See ENT: If you have a sharp tearing pain at your throat for more than a few days without noticing any improvement, you need to see your doctor or ENT to find out why. Read more
What are the symptoms of vocal chord dysfunction, are they comparable to reflux? My main symptoms are a lot of excess saliva, and bad congestion/ pnd
Shortness of breath: The main symptom of vcd is feeling short of breath or difficulty trying to get air in your lungs. Other symptoms are noisy breathing, hoarse voice, chronic throat clearing or coughing, and feeling of choking. Reflux could be one of the causes of vcd. Your symptoms are more likely related to an upper respiratory infection or condition. Visit your md and have him/her rule them out. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Paralyzed vocal chord. Run out of breath when speaking. Always clearing chest mucus. Nose is not stopped up. No allergy symptoms?
Is HPV the same as HIV or similar? How do you test for it? What are symptoms? Can you die from it? Throat affected? I had bumps on vocal chords an
Not the same.:
HPV is Human papillomavirus, and HIV is Human immunodeficiency virus.
The HPV test is available only to women; no HPV test yet exists to detect the virus in men. However, men can be infected with HPV and pass the virus along to their sex partners by vaginal, anal or oral sex. One type of HPV can cause genital warts while another type can cause cancer. Read more
Varies: Soleus muscle injury may be under-reported due to misdiagnosis as thrombophlebitis or lumping of soleus strains with strains of the gastrocnemius. The classic presentation is of calf tightness, stiffness, and pain that worsen over days to weeks. Walking or jogging tends to provoke symptoms. Swelling and disability are generally mild. Read more
If I was at a concert and screamed for two hours straight extremely strained chords. Can't talk will I have permanent vocal damage?
Screaming: While it is not wise to scream for two hours, the body is very resilient. You will most likely recover completely. You need to rest your voice (no yelling, no whispering, no talking except brief exchanges, no singing). If hoarseness persists for more than 1 month, get checked by ent. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are the most common causes/symptoms of a strained/pulled SCM muscle? Best ways to treat & get relief? How long before it heals?
Vocal cord rest: Stop stressing your vocal cords for a while -- no shouting, no singing, as little normal talk as possible. See a doctor if these steps don't clear it up in a few days. Read more
How long is it supposed to it take for symptoms of a hernia to show up after the muscles are strained?
Pain: Pain, limping, weakness.Get a more detailed answer ›