Disorders of the throat and larynx may denote inflammation and infections, prolonged inflammation, or anomalous growths that are more common among adults. Throat infections are particularly common among children, although adults may be affected as well probably had a sore throat. The cause is usually a viral infection, but other causes may comprise allergies, infection with strep bacteria or the leaking of stomach acids back up into the oesophagus, called GERD. Most throat problems are minor and go away on their own. Treatments are needed depend on the problem severity.
- Track 1-1 Vocal cord polyps and nodules
- Track 2-2 Vocal cord paralysis
- Track 3-3 Laryngeal papillomas
- Track 4-4 Prevention and Treatment of Epiglottitis
- Track 5-5 Contact ulcers