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Disease Laryngismus

Name Laryngismus
Synonyms Laryngeal Spasm | Laryngeal Spasms | Laryngospasm | Laryngospasms | Spasm, Laryngeal | Spasms, Laryngeal
Definition A disorder in which the adductor muscles of the VOCAL CORDS exhibit increased activity leading to laryngeal spasm. Laryngismus causes closure of the VOCAL FOLDS and airflow obstruction during inspiration.
Categories Ear-nose-throat disease | Respiratory tract disease
MeSH® ID D007826

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1. DiseasesRespiratory Tract Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Laryngeal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Vocal Cord Dysfunction Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Laryngismus Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesRespiratory Tract Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Respiration Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vocal Cord Dysfunction Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Laryngismus Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesOtorhinolaryngologic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Laryngeal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Vocal Cord Dysfunction Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Laryngismus Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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