How long is pharyngitis contagious?

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Gisselle Prosacco asked a question: How long is pharyngitis contagious?
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Date created: Tue, Oct 12, 2021 1:48 PM
Date updated: Sun, Jun 26, 2022 2:55 AM

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Bacterial pharyngitis usually is also contagious as long as symptoms are present but, in contrast to viral pharyngitis, antibiotics may reduce the time span of infection, and the individual becomes no longer contagious about 24 hours after taking an effective antibiotic.

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