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Laryngitis
Laryngitis occurs when the voice box or vocal cords become inflamed from overuse, irritation, or infection. It can be short or long term. The inflammation that causes laryngitis can be tied to a variety of conditions. These include viral infections, environmental factors, and in rare cases, bacterial infections. A number of medicines, hormones, and home remedies may treat laryngitis. More »
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Laryngitis is inflammation of the larynx (voice box). Symptoms often include a hoarse voice and may include fever, cough, pain in the front of the neck, and ...

www.webmd.com/cold-and-flu/tc/laryngitis-topic-overview

What is laryngitis?Laryngitis is an inflammation of the voice box, or larynx (say LAIR-inks), that causes your voice to become raspy or hoarse. Laryngitis can be ...

www.medicinenet.com/laryngitis/article.htm

May 18, 2016 ... Laryngitis is defined as inflammation of the voice box or larynx, which results in voice changes, for example, hoarseness or complete loss of the ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/laryngitis/basics/definition/con-20021565

Apr 21, 2015 ... But in laryngitis, your vocal cords become inflamed or irritated. This swelling causes distortion of the sounds produced by air passing over them.

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/180271.php

Oct 6, 2016 ... Laryngitis is inflammation of the mucous membrane of the larynx. It is characterized by voice hoarseness due to a narrowing of the upper ...

www.healthline.com/health/laryngitis

May 4, 2017 ... Laryngitis occurs when your voice box and vocal cords become swollen and irritated. This fairly common condition often causes hoarseness or ...

www.healthline.com/health/laryngitis-2

Dec 19, 2016 ... Laryngitis is when your voice box or vocal cords become inflamed from overuse, irritation, or infection. It comes in both acute and chronic forms.

www.emedicinehealth.com/laryngitis/article_em.htm

Sep 16, 2016 ... Information about laryngitis causes like infections or voice overuse. Laryngitis can be contagious if the cause is bacterial or viral. Common ...

medlineplus.gov/ency/article/001385.htm

Dec 10, 2016 ... Read our article and learn more on MedlinePlus: Laryngitis.