Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.


Very Red Throat 31 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 31 conditions that can cause Very Red Throat.

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There are 13 common conditions that can cause Very Red Throat.
  1. Allergic Rhinitis
  2. Bacterial Pharyngitis
  3. Cervical Lymphadenitis
  4. Deviated Septum
  5. Influenza
  6. Laryngitis
  7. Pharyngitis
  8. Reflux Esophagitis
  9. Sinusitis
  10. Tonsillitis
  11. Upper Respiratory Infections in Children
  12. Upper Respiratory Infections
  13. Viral Pharyngitis
There are 5 somewhat common conditions that can cause Very Red Throat.
  1. Herpangina
  2. Mononucleosis
  3. Purulent Rhinitis
  4. Streptococcal Tonsillitis
  5. Thrush
There are 3 uncommon conditions that can cause Very Red Throat.
  1. Candidal Esophagitis
  2. Cytomegalovirus Infection
  3. Scarlet Fever
There are 10 rare conditions that can cause Very Red Throat.
  1. Congo Hemorrhagic Fever
  2. Diphtheria
  3. Kawasaki Disease
  4. Peritonsillar Abscess
  5. Pharyngeal Cancer
  6. Polio
  7. Reiter's Syndrome
  8. Retropharyngeal Abscess
  9. Scleroderma
  10. Toxic Shock Syndrome

Last Updated: Sep 11, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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