Paradoxical vocal cord motion: Classification and treatment
The Laryngoscope, 04/10/2012Forrest LA et al.
It is proposed that Paradoxical vocal cord motion (PVCM) is a descriptive term that is multifactorial and the etiology should direct treatment. A classification scheme divides PVCM into primary, or psychological, and secondary. The secondary form consists of medical disorders divided into irritable larynx syndrome and neurologic disorders.
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