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Right vocal chord paralysis, extreme coughing. On speech therapy. Would it show on CT scan?

I m trying to determine the best treatment for my right vocal chord paralysis . I am in week 4 of speech therapy . I understand about the injections . Could my extreme coughing have torn something Would it have shown on the CT scan that was done? Who is the best doctor in XXXXX to treat this disorder? email address is YYYY@YYYY
Asked On : Sat, 20 Oct 2012
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Oct 2013
Hello dear
Thanks for your query at HCM.

Direct visualization of vocal cords via laryngoscope is best method to determine any damage to vocal cords than CT scan.
Best doctor would be a ENT specialist to examine and properly guide in you in treatment.
Answered: Mon, 25 Nov 2013
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