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Laryngitis is the inflammation of the larynx, also called the voice box. The larynx is in the throat just above the windpipe. When the vocal cords of the larynx become inflamed, the voice may get raspy, hoarse, or lower in pitch.
Current as ofOctober 21, 2018
Author: Healthwise StaffAdam Husney, MD - Family MedicineAnne C. Poinier, MD - Internal MedicineKathleen Romito, MD - Family MedicineDonald R. Mintz, MD, FRCSC - Otolaryngology
Current as of: October 21, 2018
Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review:Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine & Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Donald R. Mintz, MD, FRCSC - Otolaryngology
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