Dry Eyes And Sore Throat

Reviewed on 8/31/2020

Conditions that cause sore throat, like viral sore throat (pharyngitis), Strep throat, tonsillitis, and laryngitis, can cause irritation of the eyes. However, many upper respiratory conditions also cause excessive watering of the eyes. Laryngitis is particularly associated with a hoarse voice or loss of voice. If you are experiencing worrisome symptoms that do not go away, contact your doctor to determine the cause.

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.

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