Problem

Sore throat

Other Names:
Soreness of throat
Throat inflammation
Inflammation of pharynx
Swollen throat
Nature:

Sore throat, also known as throat pain, is pain or irritation of the throat. It is usually caused by pharyngitis (inflammation of the throat) or tonsillitis (inflammation of the tonsils). It can also result from trauma.

About 7.5% of people have a sore throat in any three-month period.

Aggravates:
Deafness
Strategies:
Treating sore throat
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
23.04.2019 – 12:24 CEST