Problem

Laryngitis

Other Names:
Laryngotracheitis
Croup
Nature:

Laryngitis usually is the result of viral infection. The subglottic area and trachea are involved, whereas the area above the true vocal cords is spared. When children younger than 5 years have the infection, it is called croup.

Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Subject(s):
Medicine Lungs, throat
Date of last update
12.07.2019 – 12:32 CEST