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Sore throat, hoarse, no voice. Any thoughts?

The last few days I ve been suffering from sore throat . Being a cash patient, my physician didn t wish to give me a strep test (Though frankly based on my small amount of knowledge, it s not strep. The first day, felt like I was swallowing razor blades; the second day, I found myself hoarse for the better part of the day and feeling marginally better. The third day, I went to an amusement park with my family, the better part of the morning was perfect, no soreness, no lingering raspiness. As the day progressed, I found I had less and less of a voice. Upon awaking today, I had minor soreness, and no voice at all. It feels like congestion, only slightly less annoying, I cannot dislodge whatever is obstructing my speech. Any thoughts?
Asked On : Fri, 2 Nov 2012
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ENT Specialist 's  Response
Thanks for contacting HCM
By your description you have the symptoms of acute laryngitis .
Advised to avoid
Talking as much as possible,
Cold drinks
Alcohol drinking
and for treatment part Please consult the ENT specialist for better treatment on the basis of your severity, age and sex.


Dr Hariom Sharma

Answered: Fri, 19 Jul 2013
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