Pharyngitis - viral

Pharyngitis, or sore throat, is swelling, discomfort, pain, or scratchiness in the throat at and just below the tonsils.

Oropharynx

Food passes from the mouth to the oropharynx (back of the throat) to the esophagus.

Causes

Symptoms

Exams and Tests

Treatment

Outlook (Prognosis)

Possible Complications

When to Contact a Medical Professional

Prevention