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A 22-year-old male asked:

what would be least common causes of hoarse voice in a 22 year old? my voice isnt raspy oi can clfearly talk so i can't really define hoarseness but if so what is likelyhood of larynx cancer? i don't drink or smoke

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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics 50 years experience
Low likelihood: More likely voice abuse with laryngeal nodules. See ENT doctor for visualization exam of your vocal cords.
Dr. Erich Randolph
Radiation Oncology 42 years experience
Low probability : Low liklihood that laryngeal cancer exists however any concerns need to be addressed by seeing an ENT physician.

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