Difficulty Swallowing, Early Morning Waking, Enlarged Or Swollen Glands And Fever

Reviewed on 7/13/2021

These symptoms could be related to infections of the upper airways such as viral sore throat, tonsillitis, or scarlet fever. Many different causes of sore throat can also cause difficulty swallowing due to the pain and inflammation. Take note of all your symptoms, and speak with a healthcare provider any time you are concerned.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

Symptoms & Signs A-Z List

Health Solutions From Our Sponsors