Laryngitis is a condition, which is marked by the inflammation of the larynx (voice box). Overuse of the voice box, throat infection, irritation, cold, smoking or GERD may result in this condition. Sore throat, pain while swallowing, swollen lymph nodes and a feeling of fullness in the throat are the common symptoms observed in affected patients. It can be contagious if it is caused by an infection and results in hoarseness, loss of voice and throat pain in such cases.
HOW IS LARYNGITIS DIAGNOSED?
Including whole grain, fruits and vegetables in your diet helps in avoiding laryngitis.