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how long does hoarseness associated with croup last

A 3-year-old female asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
12 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Worsening Cough...: Cough can be due to a number of conditions. A common cold or upper respiratory tract infection is probably the most likely cause, but poorly controlle ... Read More
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A 1-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
30 years experience Pediatrics
Croup: Worsening symptoms after croup. See your doctor to evaluate his throat for any deterioration.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phil Zapanta
21 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
It depends: If the recurrent larnyngeal nerve or the superior laryngeal nerve (nerves that control your vocal cords for voice) was stretched, bruised, or mildly i ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
34 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Croup: Croup is typically caused by the parainfluenza virus and lasts 3-7 days however, some cases last up nto 2 weeks. If the symptoms are severe, a super-i ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Mann
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Hoarse: It can last 2-4 weeks---see ENT if persists.
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A 2-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
38 years experience Pediatrics
Racemic epinephrine: Racemic epinephrine stays active in the body for about 2 hours.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
45 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Croup : Generally 3-4 days and improves with a one time dose of steroids; Deaxamathasone which may be repeated in 2 days if uncared. Breathing treatment are a ... Read More
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Dr. John Leander Po
18 years experience Infectious Disease
Unlikely...: Though one may contract a virus by touching a contaminated surface and then touching the eyes, nose or mouth, the timing of your niece's illness ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Beth Summers
20 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: Croup symptoms generally peak 2 to 3 days after the symptoms of the viral infection begin. Viral croup usually lasts 3 to 7 days. Steroid shot usually ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
43 years experience General Surgery
Allergy: Treat it as an allergy it will last as long as you are keep getting exposed to the substances you are allergic to. Take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) at ... Read More
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