Instrumental Maladies (part 3: Trumpets)

Another (partial) look at the health dangers to which musicians selflessly submit themselves – for our entertainment, edification and amusement …

Part 3 : Trumpets

Cheilitis due to nickel contact allergy in a trumpet player.

Bilateral laryngoceles in a young trumpet player: case report.

Transient ischemic attacks caused by trumpet playing.

Stress velopharyngeal incompetence in an adolescent trumpet player.

Further experience with rupture of the orbicularis oris in trumpet players.

Rupture of the orbicularis oris in trumpet players (Satchmo’s syndrome).

Musical note: Is this the only medical condition named after a musician?

Coming soon: Yet more Instrumental Maladies