Itching Or Burning, Pain Or Discomfort, Sore Throat And Swollen Tonsils

Last Editorial Review: 8/31/2020

There are many different conditions that can cause a skin reaction or rash along with a sore throat. Allergic reactions can cause these symptoms but would be less likely to cause enlarged tonsils. Seborrheic and contact dermatitis are skin conditions that do not directly cause a sore throat, but could be present at the same time. Alopecia is hair loss which can occur sometimes in serious illnesses. If you are experiencing concerning symptoms, talk to 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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