red hot throat

A nonspecific descriptor for an erythematous, acutely inflamed oropharynx (’strep throat’) seen in various infections—e.g., Streptococcus pyogenes, Neisseria gonorrheae, Corynebacterium diphtheriae, Bordetella pertussis, Haemophilus influenzae, as well as various viral infections
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red hot throat

A nonspecific descriptor for an erythematous, acutely inflamed oropharynx seen in various infections–eg,.Streptococcus pyogenes, N gonorrheae, Corynebacterium diphtheriae, Bordetella pertussis, H influenzae, as well as various viral infections
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