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Ortner's syndrome, presentation of two cases with cardiovocal hoarseness

Van Melle, J. P., Meyns, B. & Budts, W., Dec-2010, In : Acta cardiologica. 65, 6, p. 703-705 3 p.

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We present two cases of Ortner's syndrome, a syndrome with hoarseness caused by unilateral left recurrent laryngeal nerve palsy as a complication of cardiovascular diseases. In the first case, aneurysmatic dilatation of the aorta and in the second case a dilated pulmonary trunk was thought to be the cause.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)703-705
Number of pages3
JournalActa cardiologica
Volume65
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Dec-2010

    Keywords

  • PATENT DUCTUS-ARTERIOSUS, VOCAL CORD PARALYSIS

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