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Most of us would have experienced hoarseness at least once in our lives. It is very common because there are so many factors that can injure the voice box. Most cases of acute hoarseness (less than 2 weeks) will have only one cause. But several factors are usually identified in patients with chronic hoarseness (more than 2 weeks).
Trouble-shooting a patient with hoarseness will involve a very detailed and pain-staking scrutiny of a patient’s life-style, habits and behavior