Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Difficulty Swallowing and Red Throat 15 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 15 conditions that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Red Throat.

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There are 7 common conditions that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Red Throat.
  1. Bacterial Pharyngitis
  2. Cervical Lymphadenitis
  3. Laryngitis
  4. Pharyngitis
  5. Reflux Esophagitis
  6. Tonsillitis
  7. Viral Pharyngitis
There are 2 somewhat common conditions that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Red Throat.
  1. Herpangina
  2. Streptococcal Tonsillitis
There is 1 uncommon condition that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Red Throat.
  1. Candidal Esophagitis
There are 5 rare conditions that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Red Throat.
  1. Peritonsillar Abscess
  2. Pharyngeal Cancer
  3. Polio
  4. Retropharyngeal Abscess
  5. Scleroderma

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