throat infection

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an infection of the oral pharynx and tonsils by streptococcus

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This unavoidable decision follows consultation with medical doctors who late this afternoon advised the singer that he was medically unable to perform due to a serious throat infection.
Concerts were meant to take place at the NEC over the weekend, but had to be cancelled as the singer suffered a severe throat infection.
A spokesman said: "Rod Stewart has been forced to postpone his first London engagement at Earls Court tonight because of a severe viral throat infection.
OUT: Darren Bent lies injured on Saturday SIDELINED: Wayne Rooney has succumbed to a throat infection
Summary: Chris Tremlett overcame an untimely throat infection to take four wickets in England's final warm-up game before the Ashes.
Maybe we would, if we knew that a bacterial throat infection can actually lead to heart disease at a later stage in life, especially if you are a woman.
And there is still a doubt over Leon Best's fitness as the striker missed out last night after going down with a throat infection this week.
A throat infection has been diagnosed as the reason for the lacklustre performance of Edredon Bleu at Wincanton on Saturday.
The Welsh baritone was due to star as Wotan on the final night of the ROH's production of Wagner's Das Rheingold but was diagnosed with a throat infection.
Tonsillitis often develops alongside a throat infection (pharyngitis).
Researchers at Wilhelmina Children's Hospital in Utrecht looked at 300 children aged two to eight years old with recurrent throat infection or enlarged tonsils and adenoids.
Rock star Sting cancelled his show in his home city last night because of a throat infection.
Mary Pierce, weakened by a throat infection, lost in the quarterfinals of the Indian Open to Italy's Flavia Pennetta 7-6 (4), 6-3 at Hyderabad, India.
The surgeon has recommended that Rik - forced to drop out of ITV's Pop Idol show because of the throat infection - work with a vocal coach.
Throat cultures help doctors find out if a throat infection is caused by streptococcus.