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Vocal cord paralysis: Paralysis of the vocal cords leading to a change in voice or loss of ability to speak. See detailed information below for a list of 24 causes of Vocal cord paralysis, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Vocal cord paralysis:
Voice symptoms (550 causes), Paralysis symptoms (385 causes), Larynx symptoms (231 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Speech symptoms (1393 causes), Communication symptoms (1386 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Neck symptoms (833 causes)
Symptoms related to Vocal cord paralysis:
Voice symptoms (550 causes), Deep voice (25 causes), Hoarseness (417 causes), Larynx symptoms (231 causes), Thyroid surgery, Thyroid enlargement (31 causes), Trauma, Cervical gland enlargement, Cancer of the oesophagus, Aortic aneurysm, Left atrial hypertrophy, Syringobulbia, Motor neuron disease
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