DISEASES OF THE NOSE, THROAT AND NASOPHARYNX : THE ACUTE PHARYNGITIS (PHARYNGITIS ACUTA) - etiology, pathogenesis, symptoms and course of, recognition, prediction and prevention
Etiology. Colds, infections (measles, scarlet fever), abuse of Smoking.
Symptoms. Hyperemia of the mucosa of the pharynx and nasopharynx; subjective dryness, scratching, scratchy, sometimes pain when swallowing, extending to the ear.
Recognition is not difficult.
Alkaline drops in the nose, rinsing with 2% soda solution, inhalation with the same solution, codeine (0,02 2 - 3 times a day), non-irritating food. No Smoking.