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Is it asthma or a vocal cord dysfunction?
General Health

Is it asthma or a vocal cord dysfunction?

By Laura Matrka, MD, Jonathan Parsons, MD, MSc

Vocal cord dysfunction happens when your vocal cords don’t open all the way. It’s often mistaken for asthma. Ohio State experts explain the condition and how a special clinic helps.

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