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522 Possible Causes for Difficulty Vocalizing, Episodic Facial Swelling

  • Hereditary Angioedema Type 3

    In this context one or more episodes of isolated angioedema may occur, mostly as a facial swelling.[aacijournal.biomedcentral.com] HAE type III is clinically similar to the classic forms of HAE, but facial and tongue swellings occur more frequently with HAE type III.[clinicaladvisor.com] […] are generally less frequent in patients with HAE with normal C1-INH, and these patients suffer from a higher percentage of facial and tongue swelling episodes, a lower percentage[dovepress.com]

  • Laryngeal Edema

    […] swallowing Laryngeal cancer Difficulty breathing Vocal cord dysfunction Choking episodes Paradoxical vocal fold movement Lump-in-throat sensation Vocal nodules and polyps[voiceinstituteofnewyork.com] In patients with HAE, dental surgery--including tooth extraction--may be followed by self-limiting edema episodes, including lip swelling, facial swelling, tongue edema and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Endotracheal intubation causes damage to the airway in most patients, leading to LE, ulcerations, and damage to the vocal cords [ 1 , 7 – 9 ].[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Angioedema

    Six months later, the patient had an episode of bilateral facial swelling, lip swelling, and difficulty breathing.[hoajonline.com] She had used oral contraceptives for 10 years, and eventually other drugs, which she did not relate to episodes of facial swelling. The patient never fell pregnant.[scielo.br] A young woman before (left) and during (right) an episode of facial hereditary angiodema.[jaoa.org]

  • Hereditary Angioedema

    The patient reports several episodes of mild facial swelling that occurred during childhood between the ages of 5-18, but he does not recall seeing a physician or receiving[step1.medbullets.com] Skin swellings, including extremity, facial, genital, and trunk swellings, and abdominal attacks occurred in 97.4% of all edema episodes of the disease.[aaaai.org] In this context one or more episodes of isolated angioedema may occur, mostly as a facial swelling.[aacijournal.biomedcentral.com]

  • Acute Laryngitis

    . [1] These include Difficulty swallowing Vocal stridor Ear pain Recent weight loss History of smoking Current or recent radiotherapy treatment (in the neck region) Recent[en.wikipedia.org] Rarely, bacteria can infect the larynx, causing voice changes and difficulty breathing. Voice strain.[everydayhealth.com] To dispel inflammation : LI-4, LI-11, REN-22 Clinical Manifestations Sudden decrease in the strength of voice Severe cases : Hoarseness Aphonia The vocal cords are slightly[americandragon.com]

    Missing: Episodic Facial Swelling
  • Parkinson's Disease

    Other potential causes of intraoperative difficulties breathing include bilateral vocal cord palsy, positional asphyxia, and silent aspiration.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Episodic Facial Swelling
  • Parkinson's Disease Type 3

    These can affect any part of the body, including the arms, legs, trunk, face and vocal cords.[aans.org] For example, if neck muscles are affected, a patient may have difficulty chewing and swallowing.[aans.org]

    Missing: Episodic Facial Swelling
  • Laryngeal Lesion

    As a result of their many functions, problems with the vocal cords can lead to many different symptoms, including changes in the voice, difficulty with breathing, exercising[stanfordchildrens.org] Assess or inquire about the following: Weight loss Fatigue Pain Difficulty breathing or swallowing Vocal changes noted by the patient and his or her family Ear pain Coughing[emedicine.medscape.com] VyVy Young – Board Certified Otolaryngologist css id: Aging and Swallowing Swallowing is a complex process that changes over time, and swallowing difficulty (dysphagia) can[entnet.org]

    Missing: Episodic Facial Swelling
  • Vocal Cord Dysfunction

    This leaves only a small opening for air to flow into your windpipe, and this causes breathing difficulty. How is Vocal Cord Dysfunction Diagnosed?[aimedcenter.com] […] common symptoms of an vocal cord dysfunction. difficulty breathing in wheezing coughing voice hoarseness throat tightness voice changes asthma medications don’t relieve symptoms[premierallergist.com] You may be experiencing vocal cord dysfunction if your symptoms include: • Tightness in the throat • Difficulty breathing • Coughing and wheezing • Hoarse voice Asthma and[checkupnewsroom.com]

    Missing: Episodic Facial Swelling
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis

    When both the vocal cords are damaged, it may cause a life-threatening difficulty in breathing.[symptoma.com] Vocal cord paralysis is when one of the two vocal cords does not move, causing a weak voice and difficulty swallowing.[ucihealth.org] When both vocal folds are not working, patients often report a near normal voice with difficulty breathing or a poor, breathy vocal quality with essentially normal breathing[viveromd.com]

    Missing: Episodic Facial Swelling

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