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Larynx: Normal and Inflamed (Laryngitis)

Picture of the 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 ReviewerWilliam H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
Specialist Medical ReviewerDavid Messenger, MD
Last RevisedDecember 21, 2011

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