- any disturbance of normal vocal function.
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Dysphonia is difficulty in speaking, and is the result of some forms of laryngitis.The New Gresham Encyclopedia
If the recurrent laryngeal nerve be compressed, there will be dysphonia or aphonia.
But his worst symptom was dysphonia; he would try to articulate one word, and find himself using another.File No. 113
- any impairment in the ability to speak normally, as from spasm or strain of the vocal cords
Word Origin for dysphonia
- Difficulty in speaking, usually evidenced by hoarseness.