Laryngeal dystonia

Known as: Spasmodic dysphonia 
A form of focal dystonia that affects the vocal cords, associated with involuntary contractions of the vocal cords causing interruptions of speech… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVE To study with fMRI the pattern of sensorimotor activation in patients with spasmodic dysphonia (laryngeal dystonia… (More)
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1992
1992
Abductor laryngeal dystonia (LD) is characterized by a hoarse voice quality which is broken up by breathy or whispered portions… (More)
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1991
1991
Laryngeal dystonia is a syndrome characterized by action-induced, involuntary spasms of the laryngeal muscles. Most patients have… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
In the past five years, 477 patients with various focal dystonias and hemifacial spasm received 3,806 injections of botulinum A… (More)
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1988
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1988
The epidemiology of generalized and focal dystonias was investigated in the Rochester, Minnesota, population over the period 1950… (More)
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1988
1988
We have studied the orbicularis oculi reflex to paired stimuli in patients with various forms of focal dystonia and in normal… (More)
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1988
1988
Spastic dysphonia is a syndrome often producing a strain-strangle voice. We have previously classified most of these patients as… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
We studied the effects of botulinum A toxin in 12 patients with blepharospasm and 10 patients with oromandibular-cervical… (More)
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1985
1985
Spastic dysphonia is a clinical speech disorder characterized by spasms of the laryngeal muscles during phonation, producing a… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
We evaluated prospectively 100 patients, the largest reported series, with blepharospasm and orofacial-cervical dystonia, or… (More)
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