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lar·yn·gi·tis

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

lar′yn·git′ic (-jĭt′ĭk) adj.
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laryngitis

(ˌlærɪnˈdʒaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the larynx
laryngitic adj
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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.
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lar·yn·gi·tis

(lăr′ĭn-jī′tĭs)
Inflammation of the larynx, usually caused by a virus.
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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.
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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
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Translations
laryngitida
laryngitis
kurkunpään tulehdus
laryngiterhinolaryngite
laringitis
喉頭炎
후두염
strupkatarr
โรคกล่องเสียงอักเสบ
chứng viêm thanh quản

laryngitis

[ˌlærɪnˈdʒaɪtɪs] Nlaringitis f inv
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laryngitis

[ˌlærɪndˈʒaɪtɪs] nlaryngite f
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laryngitis

nKehlkopfentzündung f, → Laryngitis f (spec)
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laryngitis

[ˌlærɪnˈdʒaɪtɪs] nlaringite f
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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
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la·ryn·gi·tis

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

n laringitis f
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KEY WORDS: Dysphonia; Paediatric Age; Vocal Nodules; Voice Disorders; Laryngitis.
Although acute laryngitis is common, it is often managed by primary physicians.
LIFE'S A BEACH I am still struggling to get over chronic laryngitis - the doctor prescribed antibiotics and I self prescribed a day at the beach.
If these symptoms are not treated properly this can lead to lower tract infection, laryngitis, bronchitis, lungs infection and pneumonia, which could become fatal for the patients.
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%.
A benign organic lesion of the larynx includes noninfective and nontraumatic laryngeal disorders; such mass-producing lesions of the larynx involves mainly chronic laryngitis, vocal cord polyp, vocal cord nodule, Rienke's edema, and contact pachydermia.
His Manila concert comes six years after it was postponed due to laryngitis.
The current edition of CME brings you a case of bacillary angiomatosis in an HIV-positive man; [1] a case of paraplegia that was not what it seemed to be; [2] an unusual presentation of cryptococcal laryngitis; [3] a report of ataxia as a side-effect of efavirenz use in children; [4] the value of endobronchial ultrasound; [5] the problem with a false-negative polymerase chain reaction test for HIV; [6] a case of metatstatic hepatocellular carcinoma in a pregnant woman; [7] and Kounis syndrome.
Throughout all this misery the Welsh Assembly has suffered from a severe case of laryngitis, which begs the question, what is the Assembly good for?
The US singer has practically had to undertake a vow of silence while on her first headline tour - which lands in the UK next month - as she is recovering from laryngitis.
Jingle Bell Ball bosses are facing an agonising 11th-hour panic over today's headline act Taylor Swift - who has come down with laryngitis.