Pharyngitis – Top USMLE Diseases

Pharyngitis – Top USMLE Diseases

by John Fisher, MD

Pharyngitis is one of the most common infectious diseases.

Pharyngitis is an inflammation of the pharynx due to bacterial or viral pathogens.

Learn more about this important topic with Lecturio now!

Course Details

  • Videos 3
  • Duration 0:27 h
  • Quiz questions 15
  • Articles 1


Your Educators of course Pharyngitis – Top USMLE Diseases

 John Fisher, MD

John Fisher, MD

Dr. Fisher is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in both Medicine and Infectious Diseases. In his 30 years on the faculty of the Medical College of Georgia he has received 58 teaching awards. He has been recognized regionally by the American College of Physicians for his educational skills with the Annual J. Willis Hurst Teaching Award and nationally by the Infectious Diseases Society of America's Clinical Teacher Award. In April of 2015 he received the Jane F. Deforges Excellence in Medical Education Award at the national meetings of the American College of Physicians in Boston, MA. In light of his receiving this prestigious award, he was advanced from Fellow to Master of the American College of Physicians (MACP). Dr. Fisher is also the author of 61 original publications in refereed journals and 44 book chapters.

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Excellent DDx for pharyngitis!
By Varvara K. on 14. August 2019 for Group A Streptococcus (GAS): Signs and Symptoms

What an excellent lecture! I have not seen a comparison of pharyngitis causes shown next to each other so clearly until now. Having the images of throat presentations displayed on the same slide as the narrative goes on was very helpful. Thank you!

By Rodrigo C. on 08. April 2018 for Acute Pharyngitis: Definition and Epidemiology

I usually dislike older professors, but he explains very objectively and up to date.

Amazing lecture!
By julia p. on 26. August 2017 for Group A Streptococcus (GAS): Diagnosis

very nice explanation and helpful information, thank you for the knowledge shared here

Straight Forward & Clear
By Anthony M. on 23. August 2017 for Group A Streptococcus (GAS): Diagnosis

This guy is very straight forward and clear. Very Helpful.