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Laryngitis

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  • Laryngitis is an inflammation of the vocal cords in which speech becomes hoarse and/or whisper-like/inaudible.

  • Hoarseness, whisper-like voice or loss of voice
  • Sore throat
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Restlessness
  • Air hunger
  • Fatigue

  • Most cases are caused by viruses, or over-using the voice.
  • Diphtheria
  • Haemophilus influenzae
  • Moxarella catarrhalis

  • Throat is examined for Pharyngitis (infection)
  • Neck is examined for presence of Stridor (wheezing sound heard by stethoscope)

  • Avoid loud speech such as shouting or singing.
  • If severe, physician will often instruct child not to speak at all for the next few days
  • If Diphtheria, Haemophilus influenza, or Moxarella catarrhalis are suspected, then antibiotics usually are prescribed.




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