laryngitis

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lar·yn·gi·tis

 (lăr′ĭn-jī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the larynx.

lar′yn·git′ic (-jĭt′ĭk) adj.

laryngitis

(ˌlærɪnˈdʒaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the larynx
laryngitic adj

lar•yn•gi•tis

(ˌlær ənˈdʒaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the larynx, often with accompanying sore throat, hoarseness or loss of voice, and dry cough.
[1815–25]
lar`yn•git′ic (-ˈdʒɪt ɪk) adj.

lar·yn·gi·tis

(lăr′ĭn-jī′tĭs)
Inflammation of the larynx, usually caused by a virus.

laryngitis

an inflamed condition of the larynx, producing a sore throat and sometimes loss of voice. — laryngitic, adj.
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laryngitis

Inflammation of the vocal cords, making speech difficult. This can be caused by dry air, bacterial infection, overusing the voice, or inhaling irritating chemicals.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.laryngitis - inflammation of the mucous membrane of the larynx; characterized by hoarseness or loss of voice and coughing
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Translations
laryngitida
laryngitis
kurkunpään tulehdus
laryngiterhinolaryngite
laringitis
喉頭炎
후두염
strupkatarr
โรคกล่องเสียงอักเสบ
chứng viêm thanh quản

laryngitis

[ˌlærɪnˈdʒaɪtɪs] Nlaringitis f inv

laryngitis

[ˌlærɪndˈʒaɪtɪs] nlaryngite f

laryngitis

nKehlkopfentzündung f, → Laryngitis f (spec)

laryngitis

[ˌlærɪnˈdʒaɪtɪs] nlaringite f

laryngitis

إِلْتِهَابُ الحُنْجَرَةُ laryngitida laryngitis Kehlkopfentzündung λαρυγγίτιδα laringitis kurkunpään tulehdus laryngite laringitis laringite 喉頭炎 후두염 laryngitis strupekatarr zapalenie krtani laringite ларингит strupkatarr โรคกล่องเสียงอักเสบ larenjit chứng viêm thanh quản 喉炎

la·ryn·gi·tis

n. laringitis.
1. infl. de la laringe;
2. afonía, ronquera.

laryngitis

n laringitis f
References in periodicals archive ?
Most of the time, hoarseness is caused by acute laryngitis, which is inflammation of the larynx, caused by a viral infection.
sup][3] described a case of SLN after acute laryngitis and treatment with a single injection of a local anesthetic.
Present study shows commonest aetiological factor causing hoarseness of voice was malignancy of larynx and laryngopharynx (40%); laryngeal malignancy and laryngopharyngeal malignancies leading the table with 20% followed by benign tumours of the larynx 20%, acute laryngitis 16%, chronic laryngitis 16% and vocal cord paralysis 8%.
Acute laryngitis was the leading voice and respiratory disorder.
Acute laryngitis and tubercular laryngitis are mainly the infective lesions of the larynx.
THE LAST time Tom Jones was supposed to perform in Manila was in 2010- but he was forced to postpone due to acute laryngitis.
Acute laryngitis that is caused by viral infection usually clears up without any in treatment within a few days.
Acute laryngitis is a temporary inflammation or swelling of the vocal chords; and chronic laryngitis is a much more severe and long lasting swelling that causes the vocal folds to become thick, swollen, and reddened (Ehrlich, 2011).
VETERAN Welsh crooner Sir Tom Jones has had to axe more gigs in the Far East because of a serious bout of acute laryngitis.
Litigation lawyer Hotman Paris Hutapea has taken the move of preparing a civil suit against the Pontypridd singing legend after he abandoned his show in front of a shocked 4,000-strong crowd just 10 minutes in due to an attack of acute laryngitis.

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