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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Throat Coat is unlikely to shorten the duration of viral or bacterial pharyngitis, and if bacterial pharyngitis is confirmed, one should still be treated with an antibiotic to prevent sequelae of a Group A Streptococcal infection (e.
BOSTON -- An underappreciated cause of bacterial pharyngitis had a similar clinical presentation to group A Streptococcus (GAS), although prevalence was low in the population of 300 pediatric patients in a single-site study.
There are certain strep throat and other form of bacterial pharyngitis cause sore throat often more severe and of worst nature like the chief symptoms include swallowing and redness appeared in the throat.
The company added that the Group A Streptococcus bacteria is the most common cause of bacterial pharyngitis and can also cause rheumatic fever and other potentially serious illnesses.