Paradoxical vocal cord motion presenting as acute stridor

J. G. Dinulos, D. E. Karas, John P Carey, M. A. Del Beccaro

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We report the cases of two patients who presented with acute-onset stridor that did not respond to standard medical therapy. Both were eventually found to have paradoxical vocal cord motion (PVCM). The ED management of these patients is reviewed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)815-817
Number of pages3
JournalAnnals of Emergency Medicine
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1997
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Emergency Medicine

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