Vocal chord problems when singing

Patient: Im a singer and my vocal range is fairly wide but lately my singing hasnt been able to go as high without feeling a weight on my throat and my voice been getting hoarse really fast lately

Symptoms: Hoarse voice

Doctor: Welcome to Ask The Doctor.We are here to help you.You might have developed Vocal Cord nodule, that is common in pr ofessions that including continuous speaking, shouting like teacher’s, singer’s.I would advise you to see an ENT Specialist. He will examine you and if it is found will treat you accordingly.Till then, I would advise you:1. Voice rest2. Warm saline gargles.I hope this helps.Stay Healthy.