Laryngitis: Laryngitis is an inflammation of the mucous membrane lining the larynx which is located in the upper part of the respiratory tract.
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causes, and treatments of Laryngitis is available below.
Symptoms of Laryngitis
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Treatments for Laryngitis
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Laryngitis?
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Alternative Treatments for Laryngitis
Alternative treatments or home remedies that have been listed in various sources as possibly beneficial for Laryngitis may include:
- Myrrh and warm water gargle
- Lukewarm water
- Chicken broth
- Horehound tea
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Types of Laryngitis
- Acute laryngitis
- Chronic laryngitis
- Obstructive laryngitis
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Causes of Laryngitis
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Disease Topics Related To Laryngitis
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Laryngitis: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Laryngitis
Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms
of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed.
The best known, ...read more »
Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea
is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance.
The digestive...read more »
Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely
to cause some level of diarrhea in patients.
The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria,
but can...read more »
Sinusitis is overdiagnosed: There is a tendency to give a diagnosis of sinusitis,
when the condition is really a harmless complication of another infection,
such as a common cold....read more »
Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down
with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I...read more »
Whooping cough often undiagnosed: Although most children in the Western world have been
immunized against whooping cough (also called "pertussis"), this protection wears
off after about 15 years.
Thus, any teen or adult...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with...read more »
Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive
conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of...read more »
Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent
difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases.
Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, irritable bowel syndrome...read more »
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Latest Treatments for Laryngitis
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Prognosis for Laryngitis
Prognosis for Laryngitis:
It is a minor ailment and clears up on its own within a few days or weeks.
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Research about Laryngitis
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Clinical Trials for Laryngitis
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and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.
Some of the clinical trials listed on ClinicalTrials.gov for Laryngitis include:
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Prevention of Laryngitis
Prevention information for Laryngitis has been compiled from various data sources
and may be inaccurate or incomplete.
None of these methods guarantee prevention of Laryngitis.
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Definitions of Laryngitis:
Inflammation of the larynx. This condition presents itself with dryness and soreness of the throat, difficulty in swallowing, cough, and hoarseness.
- (Source - Diseases Database)
Inflammation of the mucous membrane of the larynx; characterized by hoarseness or loss of voice and coughing
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
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