Throat Related Disease
Throat diseases can be caused by bacterial or viral infections1. Some common throat diseases include sore throat, strep throat, flu, mononucleosis1, and dysphagia2. Symptoms of throat diseases can vary depending on the underlying disease, disorder or condition. Common symptoms include pain or scratchy sensation in the throat that worsens with swallowing or talking, difficulty swallowing, sore swollen glands in your neck or jaw, swollen red tonsils, white patches or pus on your tonsils13.