Severe obstructive airway disorders and diseases

@article{Kendall2003SevereOA,
  title={Severe obstructive airway disorders and diseases},
  author={Katherine A Kendall and Samuel Louie},
  journal={Clinical Reviews in Allergy \& Immunology},
  year={2003},
  volume={25},
  pages={221-231}
}
  • K. Kendall, S. Louie
  • Published 1 December 2003
  • Medicine
  • Clinical Reviews in Allergy & Immunology
Vocal Fold Dysfunction is a syndrome characterized by abnormal adduction of the focal folds during inspiration and is the cause of a wide spectrum of clinical manifestations ranging from mild inspiratory stridor to an inability to move any air. Patients present with varying degrees of intermittent respiratory difficulty, the most severe caused by intense laryngospasm. Distinguishing Vocal Fold Dysfunction from Refractory Asthma is important to avoid unnecessary pharmacotherapy and intubation… 
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