Doctors for Pharyngitis in Median Road, Hubli-Dharwad
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Pharyngitis is inflammation of the pharynx, located at the back of the throat. Pharyngitis is commonly referred to as sore throat. There are a number of viral and bacterial agents that cause Pharyngitis. Symptoms of Pharyngitis are:
• Sore, dry and itching throat
• Runny nose
• Trouble swallowing
• Body aches
HOW IS PHARYNGITIS DIAGNOSED?
Your general physician may check your throat and require a throat culture and blood tests to diagnose the condition.
HOW IS PHARYNGITIS TREATED?
Usually there is no treatment required for this problem but a dose of antibiotics is given to such patients. Usually doctors suggest home remedies here that include drinking warm fluids and soups. The doctors also advise doing gargle with hot water and using oral hygiene products like mouthwashes.
DID YOU KNOW?
Viruses are the most common cause of sore throats. Pharyngitis is most commonly caused by viral infections such as the common cold, influenza, or mononucleosis.