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Sore throat

Edited by Philip Downing

in Emergencies in Adult Nursing

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199226573
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597604 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199226573.003.0037

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Sore throat

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Differential diagnosis - Introduction - Epiglottitis - Ingestion of caustic substance - Obstructed airway - Foreign body - Ludwig's angina - Peritonsillar abscess (quinsy) - Postoperative problems - Mumps - Tonsillitis - Upper respiratory tract infection

Chapter.  1568 words. 

Subjects: Nursing Skills

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