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inflammation of the mucous membrane of the larynx

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At follow-up after the tour ended, repeat stroboscopy revealed a subtle swelling at the midpoint of the left vocal fold and poorly controlled reflux laryngitis.
Standard dosages of proton pump inhibitors have been proven to be safe, but higher dosages may be needed to control symptoms in some cases of Barrett's esophagus or reflux laryngitis, a symptom of GERD, he noted.
Although this study shows there is no response, I don't want to give the impression that there is no such thing as reflux laryngitis," Dr.
Gastroesophageal reflux laryngitis resistant to omeprazole therapy.
But the concentration of salivary epidermal growth factor (EGF) in patients with reflux laryngitis did not vary according to the severity of the laryngitis or the presence of associated esophagitis, said Dr.
Six months after the wedding, she was seen by an otolaryngologist, who diagnosed reflux laryngitis and prescribed a proton-pump inhibitor and voice therapy.
Additional indications include erosive esophagitis, Barrett's esophagus, reflux laryngitis, or asthma exacerbated by acid reflux.
Findings on head and neck examinations were normal except for signs of reflux laryngitis (posterior commissure hypertrophy, arytenoid erythema, etc.
Flexible and rigid stroboscopy demonstrated severe atrophy and weakness of the right thyroarytenoid muscle, incomplete adduction of the left vocal fold, bilateral vocal fold scarring, reflux laryngitis, a left vocal fold mass, supraglottic compression, and bilateral varicosities (figure).
Laryngeal examination detected no evidence of reflux laryngitis, and findings on her neck examination were normal.
Synonyms for 'laryngopharyngeal reflux' Atypical reflux Extraesophagela reflux Gastropharyngeal reflux Laryngeal reflux Pharyngoesophageal reflux Reflux laryngitis Supraesophageal reflux