Translation of pharyngitis in Spanish:

pharyngitis

faringitis, n.

Pronunciation /ˌfarɪŋˈdʒʌɪtɪs//ˌfɛrənˈdʒaɪdəs/

noun

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    faringitis feminine
    • Group A streptococci are the most important human pathogens causing acute pyogenic infections such as pharyngitis and pyoderma.
    • As in streptococcal pharyngitis, acute rheumatic fever and poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis most often occur in children.
    • The upper respiratory tract should be examined for evidence of otitis media, rhinorrhea, nasal polyposis, and pharyngitis.
    • The great majority of cases begin as a tonsillitis or pharyngitis with occasional cases associated with mastoiditis, otitis media, parotitis, sinusitis and dental infections.
    • The numbers for acute bronchitis, pharyngitis, and sinusitis increased sharply in 1995-in some cases from almost zero to several hundred per year.