What causes a very mild sore throat?

What causes a very mild sore throat?

Most sore throats are caused by viruses, such as the cold or flu virus. Some of the more serious causes of sore throat include tonsillitis, strep throat, and mononucleosis (mono). Other causes include smoking, mouth breathing at night while you sleep, pollution, and allergies to pets, pollens and molds.

Should I be concerned about a minor sore throat?

If a lone sore throat lingers longer than a week, however, you should contact your physician. And if you develop any other symptoms – even milder symptoms you typically associate with a common cold – you should contact your physician or get tested for COVID-19.

Is it normal to have a sore throat for 5 weeks?

Go to latest post 101 replies, last reply 3 days ago. I hope everyone is well dyring this crazy time. I’m 33F and have been suffereing from an on and off again sore throat now for the past 5 weeks. I have no fever. My neck glands are swollen. At the beggining I was worried that I might have Covid-19 but then no other symptoms progressed.

Can a sore throat be a sign of cancer?

I’m 33F and have been suffereing from an on and off again sore throat now for the past 5 weeks. I have no fever. My neck glands are swollen. At the beggining I was worried that I might have Covid-19 but then no other symptoms progressed. Now 5 weeks on I’m worried of what else it could be.

Is it bad to have a sore throat?

The throat pain comes and goes but for the last couple of days it has been really bad. I have been doing the bad thing of using Dr google and this has completely freaked me out. Usually I would go and see my GP but with the current situation they won’t see me (understandable).

Can a sore throat be an Earache?

I’ve had a persistent sore throat just on my left side for 5/6 weeks now with a stabbing pain in my left ear like a constant earache. I’m always clearing my throat.

What causes persistent sore throat?how to treat?

In some cases, bacterial colonization can also present with symptoms of sore throat, which generally responds very well to antibiotics. Sore throat caused by mononucleosis infection usually runs a more chronic course. Some other causes include: 1. Using too Much Voice Persistent sore throat is very common after long periods of excessive shouting.

Go to latest post 101 replies, last reply 3 days ago. I hope everyone is well dyring this crazy time. I’m 33F and have been suffereing from an on and off again sore throat now for the past 5 weeks. I have no fever. My neck glands are swollen. At the beggining I was worried that I might have Covid-19 but then no other symptoms progressed.

When to worry about a sore throat-BCM?

“For most people experiencing a sore throat, I generally recommend rest and hydration. If you are highly concerned then you should get a strep swab, and you really shouldn’t take antibiotics unless the strep swab is positive,” she said. Those who experience strep throat multiple times a year may be a candidate for tonsillectomy.

I’m 33F and have been suffereing from an on and off again sore throat now for the past 5 weeks. I have no fever. My neck glands are swollen. At the beggining I was worried that I might have Covid-19 but then no other symptoms progressed. Now 5 weeks on I’m worried of what else it could be.