Skip to Content

faucial diphtheria

 

Definition: severe pharyngitis affecting the fauces, the usual site affected by infection with Corynebacterium diphtheriae.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide