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Larynx: Normal and inflamed (laryngitis)

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Laryngitis is an inflammation of the voice box, or larynx, often related to a virus, such as a cold.

ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical ReviewerDavid Messenger, MD
Specialist Medical ReviewerKathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine
Last RevisedFebruary 25, 2010

WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise

Last Updated: February 25, 2010
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