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Thoracic aortic aneurysm presenting only as vocal cord paralysis.
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PMID:  21857578     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We present a case of unilateral vocal cord paralysis in a 76-year-old Saudi male presenting with hoarseness of voice caused by thoracic aortic aneurysm. Here, we are illustrating a rare entity of thoracic aortic aneurysm presenting only with hoarseness of voice to draw attention to unusual clinical manifestations of this serious underlying aortic pathology.
Authors:
Usama A Elzamzamy; Ismail A Joharjy
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Neurosciences (Riyadh, Saudi Arabia)     Volume:  12     ISSN:  1319-6138     ISO Abbreviation:  Neurosciences (Riyadh)     Publication Date:  2007 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-08-22     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101252453     Medline TA:  Neurosciences (Riyadh)     Country:  Saudi Arabia    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  245-8     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Radiology Department, Dubai Hospital, PO Box 7272, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. E-mail: osam_zam@yahoo.com.
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