What is keratosis pharyngitis?

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2013-06-21 20:55:54

Best Answer

This condition is called keratosis pharynis. The word keratois means a condition concerning keratin. Keratin is found making up hair and nails. Pharynis deals with the pharynx or throat. It is usually seen a white specks on the back of the throat.

It seems to resolve (get better) on its' own.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2013-06-21 20:55:54
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

What is abortive transduction

Where is the cochlea

Is the cerebellum part of the brain stem

The mind is like a parachute it won't work unless it is open

See all cards
87 Reviews

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What is keratosis pharyngitis?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
Related questions

What is keratosis?

Keratosis is the overgrowth of the keratin layer in the skin.

What is the skin condition known as follicular keratosis?

FOLLICULAR KERATOSIS?what is the etiolgy,,symptoms and liine of treatment of follicular keratosis?

What bacteria causes pharyngitis?

Pharyngitis is an infection of the pharynx in the throat. The bacteria that causes pharyngitis is called Streptococcus. Pharyngitis that is caused by a bacterium usually requires antibiotic treatment.

What is the plural form of keratosis?

The plural form of keratosis is keratoses.

What is pharyngitis?

Pharyngitis means "Inflammation of the Pharynx" or throat inflammation.

Which is a fungal infection leukoderma keratosis erythema trichomycosis or seborrhea?


What are the effects of rhino-pharyngitis?

well, if you mean Pharyngitis in Rhinos, then they probably get the same sort of symptoms as us, but if you mean a type of pharyngitis is humans, then I'm not sure. rhino-pharyngitis is the common cold

Is pharyngitis contagious?

Pharyngitis is the medical name for a sore throat. Pharyngitis is contagious through direct contact with mucus, nasal discharge, or saliva.

What causes keratosis pilaris?

Hello, I see you are asking "What are the causes for keratosis pilaris (kp)?" Keratosis pilaris develops when keratin forms a scaly plug that blocks the opening of the hair follicle. Usually plugs form in many hair follicles, causing patches of rough, bumpy skin. Keratosis pilaris is caused by the buildup of keratin โ€” a hard protein that protects skin from harmful substances and infection. For more information, you can visit this URL - skincarehealthcenter. com/condition/keratosis-pilaris-%28kp%29/c/23864

What is pleurodynia?

What is pharyngitis

What are the symptoms of pharyngitis?

Pharyngitis is the medical term that refers to a sore throat. Some common symptoms of pharyngitis include scratchiness, pain, coughing and difficulty swallowing.

What is diabetic keratosis?

You mean "Diabetic Ketoacidosis", check for it on Google. There's no such thing as diabetic keratosis.

People also asked