Sore Throat

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A sore throat is an irritation and pain of the throat, that is more prominent when you swallow. Viral infection e.g. cold or flu, is the most common cause of a sore throat. For a throat infection of this type, it generally resolves on its own.

Bacteria sore throat is also known as strep throat. Strep infection, medically known as “streptococcal pharyngitis,” is a bacteria infection in throat and tonsils. Strep A throat infection is caused by a group of bacteria known as Streptococcus, with the most common culprit being Streptococcus pyogenes, also known as Group A Streptococcus. This type of infection will require antibiotic treatment.

Viral strep infections are often mistaken for bacterial strep throat due to similar symptoms, but they are caused by different pathogens




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