What are the symptoms of diphtheria

Many. Nasal drainage with a white membrane on the septum. Fever, malaise, sore throat with a white to grey membrane on one or both tonsils. Laryngitis can occur with hosrseness, sob and a brassy cough. Heart toxicity, neurologic toxicity, renal toxicity and low blood pressure can all occur.
Sometimes none. Sore throat, low grade fever, adherent membrane on tonsils, pharynx, difficulty breathing, but sometimes asymptomatic carrier state.

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