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phar·yn·gi·tis

 (făr′ĭn-jī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the pharynx.

pharyngitis

(ˌfærɪnˈdʒaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the pharynx

phar•yn•gi•tis

(ˌfær ɪnˈdʒaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the mucous membrane of the pharynx; sore throat.
[1835–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pharyngitis - inflammation of the fauces and pharynxpharyngitis - inflammation of the fauces and pharynx
inflammatory disease - a disease characterized by inflammation
septic sore throat, strep throat, streptococcal sore throat, streptococcus tonsilitis, throat infection - an infection of the oral pharynx and tonsils by streptococcus
Translations

pharyngitis

[ˌfærɪnˈdʒaɪtɪs] Nfaringitis f

pharyngitis

nRachenkatarr(h) m, → Pharyngitis f (spec)

pharyngitis

[ˌfærɪnˈdʒaɪtɪs] nfaringite f

phar·yn·gi·tis

n. faringitis, infl. de la faringe.

pharyngitis

n faringitis f
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Most cases of viral and bacterial acute pharyngitis are self-limiting, including those caused by GABHS, so the primary reason for considering antibiotic therapy is to prevent acute rheumatic fever (ARF).
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The symptoms of lethargy and fever, which we tend to associate with the disease process of acute pharyngitis or tonsillitis, may actually be the cause and effect of dehydration.
Acute pharyngitis due to GAS infection can be differentiated from a viral sore throat by the presence of high temperature (>38degC), swollen cervical lymph nodes, swollen tonsils with or without exudate (pus), and the absence of a cough or coryza (runny nose, etc.
The two terms, acute pharyngitis and acute tonsillitis, are therefore being used synonymously.
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Murazliev's lawyer Vika Kargabaeva reported that at the time of arrest he had been treated with a diagnosis of acute pharyngitis and trachyte.
Acute pharyngitis is characterized by an inflammation of the oropharyngeal cavity and the surrounding lymphoid tissue) Inflammation manifests as pain of varying intensity.
Pediatric prescribing patterns for acute bronchitis, otitis media, and acute pharyngitis were investigated as antibiotics are commonly prescribed for these predominantly viral upper respiratory tract infections.
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