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What does VFP stand for?

VFP stands for Vocal Fold Paresis

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A great many causes of dysphonia exist, including voice abuse or misuse, congenital malformations of the vocal folds such as sulcus vocalis, laryngopharyngeal reflux, hypothyroidism or other endocrine dysfunction, vocal fold paresis or paralysis, papillomatosis, laryngeal cancer, and many others.
Posterior congenital glottic webs are rare; when they do occur, they may mimic vocal fold paresis and necessitate visualization of the posterior airway without an endotracheal tube.
The patient also had muscle tension dysphonia, arytenoid erythema and edema consistent with reflux, and evidence of fight vocal fold paresis.
These pseudocysts occur because vocal fold paresis produces an asymmetric, effortful closure in the striking zone that results in increased shearing forces, microvascular damage, and subsequent pseudocyst formation.