throat infection

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Related to throat infection: strep throat, pharyngitis
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Noun1.throat infection - an infection of the oral pharynx and tonsils by streptococcus
pharyngitis, raw throat, sore throat - inflammation of the fauces and pharynx
infection - the pathological state resulting from the invasion of the body by pathogenic microorganisms
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The 18-time Grammy Award winner is currently on tour throughout Europe and has also cancelled shows on July 14 and 15 due to a viral throat infection. According to the rock star's Twitter page, Sting has been advised by his doctor not to perform.
Nawaz, who is serving a seven-year term in Kot Lakhpat Jail in connection with the infamous Panamagate, complained of a headache and throat infection.
KYLIE Minogue cancelled her Irish shows at the last minute due to a throat infection.
KYLIE Minogue's Dublin and Belfast concerts have been cancelled at the last minute due to a throat infection.
A factory nearby spreads a chemical that directly affects our eyes and respiratory system, causing cough, flu, throat infection and eyes burning.
But Conte is worried about losing his voice for tomorrow's London derby because he has a throat infection and is on antibiotics.
"After an exhaustive examination, they ruled out mumps and suggested two possibilities, a throat infection or mononucleosis.
A THROAT infection forced soul singer Beverley Knight to postpone her show at the Sage in Gateshead.
CASUALTY star Lee Mead was forced to cancel his stage show last night because a throat infection crippled his voice.
Due to the sudden chill, a large number of people are falling prey to asthma, high blood pressure and throat infection. Asthma is a common chronic inflammatory disease of the airways, characterised by variable and recurring symptoms.
The singer/actor had stepped in at the last minute to replace fellow X Factor runner-up Rhydian Roberts (who had to pull out of the show due to a throat infection) and couldn't quite believe it as he had to be escorted by security through the screaming and cheering crowds.
An earache can also occur due to a spasm in the jaw, a tooth ache or a throat infection. In such cases, if you end up using the wrong kind of ear drops, you could make matters worse, she warns.