The prevalence of dysphonia, its association with immunomediated diseases and correlation with biochemical markers.

@article{Sanz2012ThePO,
  title={The prevalence of dysphonia, its association with immunomediated diseases and correlation with biochemical markers.},
  author={Lorena Sanz and Jon Alexander Sistiaga and Alberto Lara and Eduardo Cuende and Fernando Garc{\'i}a-Alc{\'a}ntara and Teresa Rivera},
  journal={Journal of voice : official journal of the Voice Foundation},
  year={2012},
  volume={26 2},
  pages={148-53}
}
INTRODUCTION Patients with autoimmune diseases may suffer from hoarseness and voice disorders because of anatomical and functional alterations. OBJECTIVES To assess the prevalence of dysphonia in rheumatic patients and its impact on their quality of life (QOL). To analyze the association of voice disorders in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), and Sjögren syndrome (SS). To determine if voice disorders during the acute phase of these diseases are… CONTINUE READING