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for Chronic Pharyngitis/Sore throat

   
Chronic Pharyngitis/Sore throat
Suggested Pre-Referral Evaluation and Management Guidelines
1)Initial evaluation by primary provider to rule out common causes such as infection, or GERD.
2)If greater than 4 weeks duration, or associated with worrisome symptoms (odynophagia, dysphagia, hemoptysis, DOE, otalgia with normal exam, or weight loss), refer to Oto.
Suggested Additional Test/Management Prior to Specialty Visit List of previous treatments given.
Patient Education/Information (includes preps)  
Appointment Timeframe 1) High risk pts evaluation in 2-3 weeks.
2) Low risk pts evaluation in 3-6 weeks.
How to Get Results to Consultant UMHS Patients: See Care Web.
External Patients: Hand carry reports/records/films to visit.
Clinic Contact Information Physicians: 800-962-3555
Patients: 734-936-8051
Clinic Location Sites Taubman Health Center
UM Consulting Physician General Otolaryngology Faculty - Adult
Revised on: 11/21/2011