Doctors for Sore Throat in Bammapur oni, Hubli-Dharwad
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Sore Throat refers to itching, irritation or pain in the throat. Swallowing and speech may be affected by a Sore Throat. Most people develop a cold after a sore throat. Symptoms of Sore Throat are:
• Dry throat
• Swollen glands in throat
• White patches in tonsils
• Difficulty in swallowing
HOW IS SORE THROAT DIAGNOSED?
Your general physician will do a physical examination and examine your throat with a lighted instrument. He may recommend an ENT specialist who will determine whether allergens or a throat disorder is the cause of your sore throat.
HOW IS SORE THROAT TREATED?
The treatment for a sore throat depends on the cause. However, you can treat many sore throats at home. Repeated gargling with warm, salt water is very effective. A course of antibiotics will be recommended if the sore throat is due to a bacterial infection.
DID YOU KNOW?
Best way to prevent sore throat is avoiding sharing of utensils, maintaining hygiene and by refraining from smoking.