May 24, 2017
Author: Martin O’Bryan M.D.
cord dysfunction can mimic other causes of stridor, such as asthma
and upper airway obstruction.
- Patients are often very anxious because of the
difficulty of inspiration.
definitive diagnosis is laryngoscopy that must be done by a
treatment is general reassurance, asthma medications will not help.
CPAP and heliox can be used to help with the stridor.
- Benzodiazepines can be used to reduce the