Unusual cause of bilateral vocal cord paralysis - SJA
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The most common cause of vocal cord paralysis (VCP) as a result of recurrent laryngeal nerve (RLN) compression is malignant tumors, and of these tumors, bronchogenic carcinoma is the most frequent cause.A benign and inflammatory cause of VCP is rarely reported in the literature, and in almost all reported cases were unilateral paralysis.Here, we report a rare case of tuberculous mediastinal lymphadenopathy causing bilateral VCP and presenting with hoarseness of voice and stridor, which was treated by anti-tuberculous medications with subsequent full recovery...

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