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I have viral pharyngitis and my throat is aching should I be worried?

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Dr. Alvaro Aranda
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology

In brief: Usually not

Most problems are viral in origin.
Then self limited. In certain viruses are persistent like ebv & have sequela as well as mononucleosis but usually are associatd with other problems. It should last 3 to 5 days. If not seek medical care.

In brief: Usually not

Most problems are viral in origin.
Then self limited. In certain viruses are persistent like ebv & have sequela as well as mononucleosis but usually are associatd with other problems. It should last 3 to 5 days. If not seek medical care.
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