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The vocal cords, are composed of twin infoldings of mucous membrane stretched horizontally across the larynx. They vibrate, modulating the flow of air being expelled from the lungs during phonation.
Sighted people can be trained to use echolocation to estimate sizes of enclosed spaces

Sighted people can be trained to use echolocation to estimate sizes of enclosed spaces

Chronic cough different than cough from cold, says allergist

Chronic cough different than cough from cold, says allergist

Researchers develop SpiroCall that can accurately measure lung function over simple phone call

Researchers develop SpiroCall that can accurately measure lung function over simple phone call

Bridion injection approved to reverse effects of neuromuscular blocking drugs used during certain types of surgery

Bridion injection approved to reverse effects of neuromuscular blocking drugs used during certain types of surgery

Radical surgery associated with overall survival benefits among patients with advanced throat cancer

Radical surgery associated with overall survival benefits among patients with advanced throat cancer

University of Bonn researchers find way to stimulate larynx muscles using light

University of Bonn researchers find way to stimulate larynx muscles using light

Groundbreaking study looks at how puberty affects voice changes in male singers

Groundbreaking study looks at how puberty affects voice changes in male singers

New study reveals eight highly specific physical signs associated with death in cancer patients

New study reveals eight highly specific physical signs associated with death in cancer patients

Researchers identify physical, cognitive signs associated with imminent death in patients with cancer

Researchers identify physical, cognitive signs associated with imminent death in patients with cancer

Surgeons use Cyberknife robotic device for treatment of vocal cord cancer

Surgeons use Cyberknife robotic device for treatment of vocal cord cancer

Research: Beatboxing may be gentler on injury-prone vocal cords

Research: Beatboxing may be gentler on injury-prone vocal cords

Athletes with vocal cord disorder inappropriately treated for exercise-induced asthma

Athletes with vocal cord disorder inappropriately treated for exercise-induced asthma

Salivary duct access products launched by Cook Medical to offer minimally invasive options for obstructive salivary gland disease

Salivary duct access products launched by Cook Medical to offer minimally invasive options for obstructive salivary gland disease

Conditionally reprogrammed cells help identify effective therapy for HPV-positive RRP

Conditionally reprogrammed cells help identify effective therapy for HPV-positive RRP

Report illustrates safety and efficacy of transoral robotic surgery for supraglottic laryngectomy

Report illustrates safety and efficacy of transoral robotic surgery for supraglottic laryngectomy

Prevalence MRSA laryngitis may be underestimated

Prevalence MRSA laryngitis may be underestimated

Gibbons use same vocal techniques as professional soprano singers

Gibbons use same vocal techniques as professional soprano singers

Researchers develop small endoscopic device fitted with femtosecond laser scalpel

Researchers develop small endoscopic device fitted with femtosecond laser scalpel

Crispy brand cookies may contain undeclared allergens, warns FDA

Crispy brand cookies may contain undeclared allergens, warns FDA

National Colon Cancer Awareness Month attempts to widen screening efforts

National Colon Cancer Awareness Month attempts to widen screening efforts