pharyngitis


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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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THE CLINICAL QUESTION Is tonsillectomy an appropriate treatment modality for this adult patient's refractory group A [beta]-hemolytic streptococcal pharyngitis, in light of her history of recurrent infections?