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Causes of Hoarseness

Causes of Hoarseness

Most causes of hoarseness are minor and include laryngitis, gastroesophageal reflux, coughing and excessive smoking. Other, more serious causes include laryngeal cancer, upper aortic aneurysm and tonsilitis.

List of causes of Hoarseness

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Hoarseness) that could possibly cause Hoarseness includes:

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Causes of Hoarseness (Diseases Database):

The follow list shows some of the possible medical causes of Hoarseness that are listed by the Diseases Database:

Source: Diseases Database

Hoarseness: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Hoarseness, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Hoarseness:

Hoarseness: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Hoarseness: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Hoarseness as a complication of other conditions:

Other conditions that might have Hoarseness as a complication may, potentially, be an underlying cause of Hoarseness. Our database lists the following as having Hoarseness as a complication of that condition:

Hoarseness as a symptom:

Conditions listing Hoarseness as a symptom may also be potential underlying causes of Hoarseness. Our database lists the following as having Hoarseness as a symptom of that condition:

Medications or substances causing Hoarseness:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Hoarseness as a symptom. This list is incomplete and various other drugs or substances may cause your symptoms. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Medical news summaries relating to Hoarseness:

The following medical news items are relevant to causes of Hoarseness:

Related information on causes of Hoarseness:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Hoarseness may be found in:


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