It was observed that 24% cases had Deviated nasal septum, 14% had Pharyngotonsillitis
, 11% had sinusitis, 12% cases had aural polyp and 5% cases had adenoid hypertrophy.
Five day treatment of pharyngotonsillitis
with cefpodoxime proxetil.
Correctly performed throat cultures are still considered the gold standard for the diagnosis of acute GABHS pharyngotonsillitis
, with a high sensitivity of 90 - 95%.
Prevalence of macrolide resistance among group A streptococci isolated from pharyngotonsillitis
Acute febrile sore throat is usually due to a viral or bacterial pharyngotonsillitis
that resolves in a few days without clinical complications.
Use of Streptococcus salivarius K12 in the prevention of streptococcal and viral pharyngotonsillitis
paniculata have been used for prophylactic and symptomatic treatment of respiratory infections, such as common cold, influenza with fever, sore throat, acute and chronic cough, sinusitis, bronchitis and pharyngotonsillitis
(Herba Andrographidis 2002; Herba Andrographis (Chuanxinlian) 2010).
of patients ENT Infections Total Male Female Acute pharyngitis 6 8 14 Acute pharyngotonsillitis
1 4 5 Acute tonsillitis 0 1 1 Acute pharyngitis and acute rhinitis 1 0 1 Adeno tonsillitis with acute otitis media 0 1 1 Chronic pharyngitis with sinusitis 0 3 3 Acute otitis media 0 1 1 Acute otitis media with sinusitis 0 1 1 Acute otitis media with tonsillitis 1 1 2 Chronic suppurative otitis media 1 4 5 Chronic sinusitis 1 3 4 Chronic tonsillitis 2 0 2 Total 13 27 40 Table-3: Bacteria isolated from oropharynx of the patients with ENT infections Bacteria Isolated ENT infection No.
An independent study published in Drug, Healthcare and Patient Safety evaluated the probiotic BLIS K12 (Streptococcus salivarius) and found it supported the prevention of two of the most common illnesses in children: streptococcal and viral pharyngotonsillitis
Effect of Andrographispaniculata, Nees for pharyngotonsillitis
Recurrence of GAS pharyngotonsillitis
after assumingly adequate antibiotic treatment has puzzled scientists for many years (25).
A patient with prolonged fever after pharyngotonsillitis