The glycerin is used in tonsillitis and the lozenges in pharyngitis.
Its special uses are in ulceration of the mouth or tongue (ulcerative stomatitis), tonsillitis and pharyngitis.
Oxygen may be applied locally as a disinfectant to foul and diseased surfaces by the use of the peroxide of hydrogen, which readily parts with its oxygen; a solution of hydrogen peroxide therefore forms a valuable spray in diphtheria, tonsillitis, laryngeal tuberculosis and ozaena.
If the child is displaying the symptoms of tonsillitis and has had a sore throat for more than 48 hours, especially when accompanied by a fever, a doctor should be called.
People who are caring for someone with tonsillitis should wash their hands frequently to prevent spreading the infection to others.
Tonsillitis is transmitted from one person to another in the same way that many common diseases are, such as by coughing and sneezing.
Streptococcus pyogenes, the bacterium that causes "strep" throat, is the most common bacterial agent responsible for tonsillitis.
If the child has several episodes of severe tonsillitis, the doctor may recommend a tonsillectomy, which is the surgical removal of the tonsils.
The acute infections are usually referred to as tonsillitis, the adenoids getting little recognition because they cannot be seen without special instruments.
Tonsillitis is an infection and swelling of the tonsils, which are oval-shaped masses of lymph gland tissue located on both sides of the back of the throat.
Internally lead has an astringent action on the mucous membranes, causing a sensation of dryness; the dilute solution of the subacetate forms an effective gargle in tonsillitis.
associated with icterohaemorrhagiae infection) include a cough, dyspnoea, tonsillitis, conjunctivitis and rhinitis.
bouts of tonsillitis.
Swollen adenoids are often associated with tonsillitis (infected tonsils) and are usually removed as part of an operation to remove the tonsils.
The majority of people who get tonsillitis do not need an operation.
If a person suffers with psoriasis then having tonsillitis or a throat infection can make the psoriasis flare up.
Oral sex can spread genital herpes to the mouth and throat and cause very painful tonsillitis.
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The sorts of patients I see are, for example, children with ear pains, or young people with acute tonsillitis .
These viruses cause an inflammation in the throat and occasionally the tonsils (tonsillitis).
They cause a wide variety of infections including scarlet fever, tonsillitis, and pneumonia.
In children, tonsillitis or bacterial sore throats are the most common causes of lymphadenitis in the neck area.
Anyone of any age can have tonsillitis; however, it is most common in children between the ages of five and 15 years.
Tonsillitis is very common among children.
Nearly all children will have some form of tonsillitis at least once.
Tonsillitis is caused by viruses or bacteria that make the tonsils swell and become inflamed.
A mild or severe sore throat is one of the first symptoms of tonsillitis.
The doctor can determine if the child has tonsillitis, if it is bacterial or viral, and treat the problem accordingly.
The diagnosis of tonsillitis is made from the visible symptoms and a physical examination of the patient.
Treatment of tonsillitis usually involves keeping the patient comfortable while the illness runs its course.
Food allergies are often the culprits for recurring ear infections, as well as tonsillitis and adenoiditis.
Strengthening the immune system is important whether tonsillitis is caused by bacteria or viruses.
A variety of herbal remedies also may be helpful in treating tonsillitis.
Tonsillitis usually resolves within a few days with rest and supportive care.
The bacteria and viruses that cause tonsillitis are easily spread from person to person.
The risk of transmission can be lowered by avoiding exposure to anyone who already has tonsillitis or a sore throat.
Tonsillitis usually has no long term effects if it is detected and treated promptly.
Streptococcus pyogenes-A common bacterium that causes strep throat and can also cause tonsillitis.
"Tonsillitis." In Professional Guide to Diseases, 7th ed. Springhouse, PA: Springhouse Corporation, 2001.
The tonsils may also become infected (tonsillitis).
Acute tonsillitis also benefits from warm saline gargles.
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