Sore Throat

Last Updated: August 16, 2022

Sore throat (pharyngitis) refers to inflammation of the mucous membranes of the oropharynx, resulting in scratchiness or pain in the throat. In the most cases, the cause is an infection, either viral (e.g., the common cold, the flu) or bacterial (e.g., group A streptococcus).

Sore Throat falls under theEar, Nose & Throatcategory.

Examine Database: Sore Throat
What works and what doesn't?

Unlock the full potential of Examine

Get started

Don't miss out on the latest research