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My friend is facing loss of vocal range when singing. What shall she do?

My friend is a singer. She is suffering from loss of vocal range when singing. It has been a week and there is no sign of improvement. What shall she do?
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973741 tn?1342342773
Has she been ill?  I'm assuming she knows how to properly warm up the vocal cords.  I would absolutely consult with a physician on this and do so sooner rather than later.  Let us know what they say!
3060676 tn?1440702944
I would suggest an ENT evaluation. Singers are prone to vocal fold pathologies. She would want to rule out vocal fold nodules or other problems. She would need a doctor referral to a speech pathologist who provides voice therapy, which offers treatment. There are some articles on good vocal hygiene to try in the meantime.
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