A sore throat is dryness, pain, and scratchy feeling in the throat.
A sore throat can be recovered by itself, but a consulting doctor is always a better option if it does not relieve spontaneously. It is usually caused by dry air and other environmental factors. A sore throat can be divided into three parts, and according to which part is affected, a better treatment can be offered.
Three parts are –
Umpteen reasons for sore throat –
Usually, it’s treated medically. But in severe cases of tonsillitis or Peritonsillar abscess, surgical intervention may be required.
A sore throat can feel scratchy, dry, painful, irritated, tender or burning. The patient might not talk or eat because of the continuous pain and itchiness in the throat.
A sore throat can cause other symptoms like running nose, chills, cough, hoarse voice, headaches, fever, or body aches.