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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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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.
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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.
A study published in the American Journal of Medical Quality with regard to acute pharyngitis [sore throat] found that MinuteClinic practitioners adhered to clinical guidelines in 99% of cases.
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.
Antimicrobial prescribing in the USA for adult acute pharyngitis in relation to treatment guidelines.
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.
Update on the management of acute pharyngitis in children.
According to the company, Group A Streptococcus is a bacterium found in the human throat or on skin and causes a wide variety of diseases in humans, the most common being acute pharyngitis or strep throat.