Tonsillitis

Epidemiology and Aetiology 70% viral 30% bacterial 90% will recover within a week without treatment Common in children age 5-10 and young adults age 15-25 Caused by Group A streptococcus. This is carried in normal healthy throats in the general population. Rates of carriage decline with age, from...
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