Fast Five Quiz: Sore Throat

Arlen D. Meyers, MD, MBA


November 06, 2019

Sore throats are among the more commonly reported symptoms. Viruses are responsible for 85%-95% of sore throats in adults, 70% in children aged 5-16 years, and 95% in children younger than 5 years. Although most cases resolve spontaneously, it is important to be able to recognize and diagnose significant associated conditions and follow recommended best practices. Do you know key aspects and proper approaches associated with pharyngitis, tonsillitis, and laryngitis? Test yourself with this quick quiz.


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