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Can I get a sore throat from yelling?

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Dr. Phil Zapanta
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
9 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Severe yelling can lead to vocal cord trauma or misuse of the muscles controlling the voice box and the local area.
Both of these can lead to a sore throat. This doesn't happen all the time but it does happen.

In brief: Yes

Severe yelling can lead to vocal cord trauma or misuse of the muscles controlling the voice box and the local area.
Both of these can lead to a sore throat. This doesn't happen all the time but it does happen.
Dr. Phil Zapanta
Dr. Phil Zapanta
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Dr. David Finke
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

You can also cause vocal cord inflammation and damage with prolonged yelling.
Get a megaphone? :-).

In brief: Yes

You can also cause vocal cord inflammation and damage with prolonged yelling.
Get a megaphone? :-).
Dr. David Finke
Dr. David Finke
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