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A woman suffered a vocal cord condition for many years before she finally discovered her condition

A woman searched for a diagnosis for 3 years before she cam across a newspaper article describing her symptoms. She was had had trouble with her voice since she was a child and she deteriorated into adulthood. She discovered she had spasmodic dysphonia - a neurological disorder affecting the larynx muscles and thus causing the voice to waver, halt or almost disappear. Botox injections have improved her condition.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by Herald Sun

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About: A woman suffered a vocal cord condition for many years before she finally discovered her condition

Date: 5 June 2004

Source: Herald Sun

Author: Susan Broili

URL: http://www.herald-sun.com/orange/10-488007.html

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