Hoarseness in adult Nigerians: a University College Hospital Ibadan experience.

@article{Nwaorgu2004HoarsenessIA,
  title={Hoarseness in adult Nigerians: a University College Hospital Ibadan experience.},
  author={Onyekwere G B Nwaorgu and Paul Adekunle Onakoya and Titus Sunday Ibekwe and Abubakar Alhaji Bakari},
  journal={Nigerian journal of medicine : journal of the National Association of Resident Doctors of Nigeria},
  year={2004},
  volume={13 2},
  pages={152-5}
}
BACKGROUND Hoarseness is a major symptom of laryngeal disease. Persistent hoarseness may be an early warning of such sinister lesions as cancer of the larynx and nasopharynx, hence the need for increased awareness of this symptom and its causes. METHODS This is a retrospective study of all hoarse adult patients seen in the Otorhinolaryngology clinics of… CONTINUE READING