"Laryngitis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Inflammation of the LARYNGEAL MUCOSA, including the VOCAL CORDS. Laryngitis is characterized by irritation, edema, and reduced pliability of the mucosa leading to VOICE DISORDERS such as APHONIA and HOARSENESS.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Laryngitis" by people in Profiles.
Simultaneous epiglottitis and parotitis: a case report. Am J Emerg Med. 1990 May; 8(3):200-2.
Epiglottitis: a recurrent episode in a youth. Am J Emerg Med. 1985 Nov; 3(6):534-5.
Rifampin chemoprophylaxis for household contacts of patients with invasive infections due to Haemophilus influenzae type b. J Pediatr. 1981 Mar; 98(3):485-91.