Category Archives: Voice Disorders

Vocal Nodules

Vocal Nodules

Vocal nodules are symmetrical swellings on the touching surfaces of the vocal cords. They occur in pairs, with one nodule on each vocal cord at the site of greatest irritation. They are benign (in good manner) which means that they do not lead to formation of vocal cord malign (cancerous) pathologies.

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Injection Laryngoplasty: A method to overcome the syptoms of vocal fold paralysis

Injection laryngoplasty is one of the methods used for alleviating the symptoms of patients with vocal fold paralysis. The paralyzed or immobile vocal fold is approximated to the healthy or mobile fold by this method. As a result, the gap between the vocal folds is closed. This supplies an increase in vocal quality. It also enables better airway protection. As

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