Ear, Nose & Throat Community
laryngitis
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to ear, nose and throat issues, ear infections, nasal polyps, sore throats, and swollen glands.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

laryngitis

This is the 2nd time i have gotten laryngitis this month. The first time I got it, it went away in about 3 days. Why do i keep getting it? I don't use my voice too much. I'm not sick i feel fine. I am 15. If i go to an ENT doctor, what will they do or say?
Related Discussions
242516_tn?1368227505
Laryngitis can occur from a number of causes.  An ENT may look into your larynx with a laryngoscope to see if there's any polyps or other changes in your vocal cords causing them to be easily strained and predisposed to lead to larynitis.

Infection, straining your voice (not providing enough volume of breath to support vocalization), clearing your throat, GERD, post-nasal drip, and many other reasons can predispose to laryngitis.  Go ask your ENT
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Ear, Nose & Throat Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
469720_tn?1388149949
Blank
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm-treatable... Blank
Oct 04 by Lee Kirksey, MDBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Control Emotional Eating with this ...
Sep 04 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Ear, Nose, Throat Answerers
209987_tn?1418913008
Blank
tschock
AB
612551_tn?1247839157
Blank
Jerry_NJ
NJ