STREPTOCOCCAL PHARYNGITIS

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STREPTOCOCCAL PHARYNGITIS by Mind Map: STREPTOCOCCAL PHARYNGITIS

1. Invasion of micoorganisms

2. Affects both genders equally

3. Antibiotics

4. diffuse Exudate

5. Clinical presentation

5.1. Painful sore throat

5.2. Poor appetite

5.3. Fever >101 degrees child's fever is 102.8

6. Epidemiology

6.1. Rapid onset

6.2. Peaks in winter and early Spring

7. Pathophysiology

7.1. Microorganisms penetrate mucous barrier and attach to epithelial cells

8. Treatment

9. Diagnosis

9.1. Based on presentation

9.1.1. Presents differently in children

9.1.1.1. exclusionary symptoms

10. Adaptive responses

10.1. Swollen tonsils 4+ edema

11. Risk Factors

11.1. Upper respiratory infections

11.1.1. environment