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phar·yn·gi·tis

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

(ˌfærɪnˈdʒaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the pharynx
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phar•yn•gi•tis

(ˌfær ɪnˈdʒaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the mucous membrane of the pharynx; sore throat.
[1835–45]
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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
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Translations

pharyngitis

[ˌfærɪnˈdʒaɪtɪs] Nfaringitis f
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pharyngitis

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

[ˌfærɪnˈdʒaɪtɪs] nfaringite f
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phar·yn·gi·tis

n. faringitis, infl. de la faringe.
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pharyngitis

n faringitis f
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"However, when considering the total volume of opioid prescriptions dispensed [over 7.8 million during 2005-2015], certain common conditions, including abdominal pain, acute pharyngitis, urinary tract infection, and headache, contributed large numbers of prescriptions as well," they said.
Acute pharyngitis is one of the most common condition, hence, there has been an increase in demand for systematic treatment and medication.
According to WHO most common reasons for which parents seek medical attention for children are acute infection related cough or other pus related infections like acute sinusitis, acute otitis media and acute pharyngitis. ARIs are classified into upper and lower ARIs6 Upper ARIs include rhinitis, sinusitis, ear infections, acute pharyngitis, tonsillo-pharyngitis, epiglottitis and laryngitis6.
Group A streptococcus (GAS) is the most common bacterial cause of acute pharyngitis.
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Non-GABHS infection, particularly with Lancefield groups C and G, has been identified as a potential cause of acute pharyngitis in children and adults [2].
equisimilis isolates isolated from patients suffering from acute pharyngitis [15].
It is frequently mistaken for acute pharyngitis. [10] Other mistaken diagnosis include acute tonsillitis, hyperthyroidism, hemorrhage into the cyst, nodular goiter, thyroid abscess, and rarely thyroid carcinoma, as rapidly growing thyroid cancer may be painful and tender.
[1] Streptococcus pyogenes is the most common bacterial cause of acute pharyngitis. [2], accounting for 15-30% of cases in children who usually require treatment with appropriate antibiotics.
Generally speaking, the mainstay of the management of acute pharyngitis is symptomatic and includes adequate analgesia and antipyretics.
Analysis of different recommendations from international guidelines for the management of acute pharyngitis in adults and children.
AbstractObjective: To study the prevalence of Group A beta haemolytic Streptococcus in patients with acute pharyngitis and correlation of Modified Centor Score and Rapid Antigen Detection Test.

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