Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Sore Throat and Swelling 36 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 36 conditions that can cause Sore Throat and Swelling.

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There are 5 common conditions that can cause Sore Throat and Swelling.
  1. Cervical Lymphadenitis
  2. Pharyngitis
  3. Tonsillitis
  4. Venereal Disease in Males
  5. Venereal Disease
There are 8 somewhat common conditions that can cause Sore Throat and Swelling.
  1. Drug Allergy
  2. Drug Side Effect
  3. Epstein Barr Infection
  4. Herpangina
  5. Herpes Gingivostomatitis
  6. Mononucleosis
  7. Mouth or Tongue Injury
  8. Streptococcal Tonsillitis
There are 6 uncommon conditions that can cause Sore Throat and Swelling.
  1. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  2. Cytomegalovirus Infection
  3. HIV Infection
  4. Irritant Inhalational Injury
  5. Scarlet Fever
  6. Xerostomia
There are 17 rare conditions that can cause Sore Throat and Swelling.
  1. Adult Still's Disease
  2. Anthrax
  3. Coccidioidomycosis
  4. Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever
  5. Hodgkin's Disease
  6. Mouth Cancer
  7. Mumps
  8. Peritonsillar Abscess
  9. Relapsing Polychondritis
  10. Retropharyngeal Abscess
  11. Scleroderma
  12. Sjogren's Syndrome
  13. Stevens Johnson Syndrome
  14. Syphilis
  15. Temporal Arteritis
  16. Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  17. Tularemia

Last Updated: Oct 27, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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