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196 Possible Causes for Hypophonia

  • Anxiety Disorder

    Anxiety disorders are among the most prevalent, persistent, disabling, and costly psychiatric disorders, yet they are often underdiagnosed and undertreated. Fortunately, there have been major advances in understanding and treating these conditions in recent years; this is one of the most exciting areas in modern[…][books.google.com]

  • Dementia

    42-year-old woman presented with a 6-month history of diffuse headache of moderate intensity and gradual onset of generalized weakness, imbalance, apathy, memory decline, hypophonia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Parkinson's Disease Type 3

    He had moderate masked facies and moderate hypophonia. There was intermittent resting tremor in all 4 extremities, more marked on the left side of his body.[jamanetwork.com] There was asymmetric bradykinesia and rigidity associated with hypomimia and hypophonia.[clinicalmovementdisorders.biomedcentral.com] In addition, individuals with depression may present signs and symptoms that occur frequently in PD, including masking of facial expression, bradykinesia, hypophonia, apathy[scielo.br]

  • Parkinson's Disease

    Supporting parkinsonian features include stooped posture, masked facies, micrographia (small handwriting), drooling, speech changes (eg, hypophonia or soft speech, stuttering[dx.doi.org] […] feelings of depression or anxiety increase in dandruff or oily skin lack of facial expression ( hypomimia ) less frequent blinking and swallowing lowered voice volume ( hypophonia[medbroadcast.com] […] eating, dressing, and bathing) Trouble turning in bed Staying in a certain position for a long period of time Non-motor symptoms Diminished sense of smell Low voice volume (hypophonia[cedars-sinai.org]

  • Juvenile Paralysis Agitans of Hunt

    Hypomimia- “masked facies”,expressionless face, blinking Speech abnormalities- Hypophonia: soft voice Aprosody of speech: monotonous and lack of inflection Tachyphemia: do[slideplayer.com]

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

    Neurology. 2009 Mar 24; 72(12): 1087–1094. L C. Wijesekera, MRCP, S Mathers, FRACP, P Talman, PhD, FRACP, C Galtrey, PhD, MRCP, M H. Parkinson, MRCP, J Ganesalingam, MRCP, E Willey, BA, M A. Ampong, C M. Ellis, PhD, FRCP, C E. Shaw, MD, FRCP, A Al-Chalabi, PhD, FRCP, * and P N. Leigh, FMedSci, FAAN * This article has been[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Respiratory Muscle Paralysis

    A 34-year-old lady presented with generalised weakness of body, indistinguishable from myasthenia gravis within 24 hours of a wasp sting. Respiratory muscle paralysis leading to respiratory failure developed and mechanical ventilatory support was required. The patient made an uneventful recovery.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Parkinson-Dementia Syndrome

    Treatment of Parkinson hypophonia with percutaneous collagen augmentation. Laryngoscope. 1999 Aug. 109(8):1295-9. [Medline]. Kim HJ, Jeon BS, Paek SH.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Vocal Cord Dysfunction

    Vocal cord dysfunction (VCD), also known as Paradoxical Vocal Fold Motion (PVFM) or Paradoxical Vocal Cord Movement (PVCM), is a pathology affecting the vocal folds (commonly referred to as the vocal cords) characterized by full or partial vocal fold closure causing difficulty and distress during respiration,[…][en.wikipedia.org]

  • Dermatomyositis

    Her symptoms progressed, including severe dysphagia, hypophonia and weakness preventing sitting.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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