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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
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.
Dr. Mark Rasak
Dr. Mark Rasak
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