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Voice Disorder Diagnosis

Find information, video, photos, and facts about a variety of voice disorders. Read about symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options.

Vocal Nodules / Nodes

vocal nodule

Nodules are thickenings or callouses that form on the vocal folds.  They are a result of vocal trauma.

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Vocal Cyst

Vocal Cyst

A cyst is a small fluid and mucous collection that develops within the vocal fold.

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Laryngopharyngeal Reflux

laryngopharyngeal reflux

Laryngopharyngeal reflux is the backwards flow of stomach contents into the pharynx and larynx.

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Vocal Hemorrhage

vocal hemorrhage

A vocal hemorrhage is blood that has leaked into the vocal fold from an injured blood vessel.

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Vocal Paralysis

Vocal Paralysis

Vocal paralysis is the total absence of movement of a vocal cord due to nerve damage.

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Vocal Papillomas

Vocal Papillomas

A papilloma is a warty growth that occurs on the vocal cords due to infection with HPV.

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Vocal Atrophy

vocal atrophy

Vocal atrophy is the thinning of one or both vocal muscles.

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Vocal Granuloma

vocal granuloma

A granuloma is an inflammatory mass that grows in the larynx, usually in the back.

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Vocal Polyp

vocal polyp

Polyps are fluid-filled collections that form on the edge of a vocal cord.

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