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Croup; Pharynx Disorders 

The area of the throat containing the vocal cords and used for breathing, swallowing, and talking. Also called the voice box.

Croup (also called laryngotracheobronchitis) is a disease which afflicts infants and young children, typically aged between 3 months and 5 years. It is characterized by a harsh 'barking' cough, inspiratory stridor and fever.


Larynx as related to Throat Disorders