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The 9 Deadly Diseases That Plagued George Washington | PBS ...

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Jul 04, 2011 · George Washington is a mainstay of history books for fighting everything from the British Empire to a cherry tree, but his private battles may have been the fiercest. Tuberculosis. Malaria.

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Tonsillitis and Peritonsillar Abscess: Practice Essentials ...

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Apr 06, 2020 · Tonsillitis most often occurs in children; however, the condition rarely occurs in children younger than 2 years. Tonsillitis caused by Streptococcus species typically occurs in children aged 5-15 years, while viral tonsillitis is more common in younger children. Peritonsillar abscess (PTA) usually occurs in teens or young adults but may ...

https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/871977-overview

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Pharyngitis and Tonsillitis in Children | Johns Hopkins Medicine

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The symptoms of pharyngitis and tonsillitis can be like other health conditions. Make sure your child sees his or her healthcare provider for a diagnosis. How are pharyngitis and tonsillitis diagnosed in a child? Your child's healthcare provider will ask about your child’s current symptoms. He or she will check your child's temperature.

https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/pharyngitis-and-tonsillitis-in-children

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4 Tonsillitis Nursing Care Plans - Nurseslabs

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Dec 05, 2020 · Management of bacterial tonsillitis is through the use of supportive measures such as adequate hydration, rest, antipyretics, analgesic, and complete course of an antibiotic such as penicillin. A client with chronic tonsillitis is advised to undergo tonsillectomy which is the removal of the palatine tonsils located in the oropharynx.

https://nurseslabs.com/tonsillitis-nursing-care-plans/

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Why do I keep getting tonsillitis?

Causes of tonsillitis Viral infections cause most cases of tonsillitis. Viral tonsillitis is usually due to a common cold virus, but it may also be caused by other viruses, including the flu virus. Around one in every three cases of tonsillitis is caused by bacteria.

Tonsillitis: Symptoms, Treatments and Causes | Bupa UK

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What causes tonsillitis in adults?

Tonsillitis is most often caused by common viruses, but bacterial infections also can be the cause. The most common bacterium causing tonsillitis is Streptococcus pyogenes (group A streptococcus), the bacterium that causes strep throat. Other strains of strep and other bacteria also may cause tonsillitis.

Tonsillitis - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic

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What is the best medicine for tonsillitis?

Penicillin taken by mouth for 10 days is the most common antibiotic treatment prescribed for tonsillitis caused by group A streptococcus. If your child is allergic to penicillin, your doctor will prescribe an alternative antibiotic.

Tonsillitis - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic

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Is my tonsillitis viral or bacterial?

Most cases of tonsillitis are caused by a viral infection, such as the viruses that cause the common cold or flu virus (influenza). Some cases can also be caused by a bacterial infection, typically a strain of bacteria called group A streptococcus bacteria.

Tonsilitis - Illnesses & conditions | NHS inform

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