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what are the symptoms of a bacterial infection of upper airway?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Depends on the site: Of infection and organism. Upper airway infections include streptococcal sore throat, diphtheria, peritonsilar abscess, acute and chronic sinusitis, laryngitis with hoarseness etc. Most of these infections are associated with fever, pain at the site of infection, and may have sequelae like rheumatic fever, glomerulonephritis, scarlet fever, neuropathy etc.
Answered on Mar 22, 2020
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