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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sore_throat

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 ...

www.healthline.com/health/sore-throat

Sep 27, 2017 ... A sore throat is a painful, dry, or scratchy feeling in the throat. Pain in the throat is one of the most common symptoms. It accounts for more than ...

www.medicinenet.com/sore_throat_pharyngitis/article.htm

Sore throat is generally caused by viral or bacterial infections, toxins, irritants, trauma, or injury to the throat. Sore throat can be contagious. Common symptoms  ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/sore-throat/symptoms-causes/syc-20351635

Aug 8, 2017 ... A sore throat is pain, scratchiness or irritation of the throat that often worsens when you swallow. The most common cause of a sore throat ...

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Sore throats are usually named for the anatomical site affected, for example the tonsils, epiglottis, and the larynx. Treatment of a sore throat depends if it is viral, ...

www.webmd.com/cold-and-flu/tc/sore-throat-topic-overview

Sore throats can be painful and annoying. Fortunately, most sore throats are caused by a minor illness and go away without medical treatment. Several ...

www.webmd.com/cold-and-flu/sore-throat-cold-strep-throat-tonsillitis

A sore throat is often the first sign of a cold. However, a sore throat from a cold often gets better or goes away after the first day or two. Other cold symptoms such  ...

www.webmd.com/cold-and-flu/ss/slideshow-anatomy-of-a-sore-throat

Dec 14, 2016 ... WebMD explores the types and causes of sore throat, including strep throat, and shows you how to find relief from that raw, scratchy feeling.

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Jan 26, 2016 ... A sore throat can be the first sign of a cold, a side effect of strained vocal cords, or an indication of something more serious (like strep throat).