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Does cardiomyopathy cause throat paralysis?

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Dr. Leslie Fleischer
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Pressure on a nerve

As the heart enlarges, the left atrium enlarges and that can cause pressure on the recurrent laryngeal nerve.
Thus, change in voice timbre. This can also happen in patients with mitral stenosis.

In brief: Pressure on a nerve

As the heart enlarges, the left atrium enlarges and that can cause pressure on the recurrent laryngeal nerve.
Thus, change in voice timbre. This can also happen in patients with mitral stenosis.
Dr. Leslie Fleischer
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Dr. Mark Rasak
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Not usally

Not a usual complication.

In brief: Not usally

Not a usual complication.
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Dr. Mark Rasak
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