is an organ located in the throat and although it comprises of the digestive
in where its main
is the swallowing of foods, by its location, shares
and the sense of the pleasure.
can become inflamed for many reasons, that they can be
much, environmental, like the exhibition to dust, smoke of the cigarette and other polluting agents, to sing in excess, by
, to have
that is of the mouth or throat and other reasons.
Also one becomes inflamed like result of other
like varicela, the
transmission, like clamidia and the
gets to become inflamed by
, generally it must to an
caused by virus or
, in this case takes place
The faringitis can begin after an
process like gripas, resfriados, tonsilitis in which case receives the name of faringoamigdalitis, or by other
of the kiss or by some of
transmission like the
Between the virus most
that they cause faringitis are: rinovirus, coronavirus, adenovirus,
When it is caused by
they are: estreptococo hemolítico beta, neumococo, mycoplasma neuminiae, estafilococo aureus and haemophylus
affects of special way to
and young people between the 4 and 15 years, although also it appears in adult people.
by means of the gotitas of saliva that an ill person expels when speaking, toser or to sneeze, reason why is very important to learn to cover the mouth and nose, mainly when toser or sneezing, to avoid the dissemination of the microorganisms by the air.
Although the faringitis of viral
affect much during the
time, also usually are increased those of
type during the
of stations, mainly in the
Most frequent they are the estreptocócicas faringitis, that pronounce by the fast irritation of throat and very acute pain accompanied by fever.
Generally, this type of
appears between the 5 and 25 years of age and if it does not treat suitably, it can propagate to other organs and cause irreversible damage to the heart and to the kidneys.
One of the most serious complications of the faringitis is the
that affects the heart.