etiologies of an adult sore throat

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Table 13-1 -- Etiologies for Sore Throat in Adults Microbial-Related Pharyngitis: Bacterial Group A-beta hemolytic Streptococcus pyogenes Groups C, G, and F streptococci Arcanobacterium haemolyticum Neisseria gonorrhoeae Treponema pallidum Chlamydia pneumoniae Mycoplasma pneumoniae Mycobacterium tuberculosis Francisella tularensis Corynebacterium diphtheriae Yersinia enterocolitica Yersinia pestis Trichomonas vaginalis Viral Rhinovirus Coronavirus Parainfluenza Influenza types A and B Human immunodeficiency virus Adenovirus Epstein-Barr virus Herpes simplex virus types 1 and 2 Cytomegalovirus Fungal Candida sp. Protozoa Toxoplasma gondii Other Causes Abscess (peritonsillar, parapharyngeal, retropharyngeal)
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Unformatted text preview: Epiglottitis Cancer (squamous cell carcinoma, lymphoma) Autoimmune (Beh?et's disease, benign mucous membrane pemphigoid, sarcoidosis) Laryngopharyngeal reflux Postnasal drip Eagle's syndrome Glossopharyngeal neuralgia Crohn's disease Foreign body Trauma Medications Environmental exposures/Air pollution Bacterial Infection Group A Beta Hemolytic Streptococcus pyogenes Source: http://www.mdconsult.com/books/page.do?eid=4-u1.0-B978-0-323-05283-2. .00014-8&isbn=978-0-323-05283-2&type=bookPage&sectionEid=4-u1.0-B978-0-323-05283-2. .00014-8&uniqId=218206223-3ce:...
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This note was uploaded on 02/18/2012 for the course PAS 600 - 601 taught by Professor Garrubba during the Fall '10 term at Chatham University.

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