Other viral infections may also strike the patient, including croup, bronchitis, laryngitis, or viral pneumonia.
As September 2006 begins, Jessica Simpson has bruised vocal chords and John Mayer is suffering from laryngitis.
Cayce developed a severe case of laryngitis in March of 1900, and almost completely lost the ability to speak.
During the first part of the American Idol tour in 2006, she broke her foot and had bronchitis and laryngitis.
The extreme pain and rapid swelling of the vocal cords - with threatened obstruction to the respiration - that characterize acute laryngitis may often be relieved by the sedative action of this drug upon the circulation.