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Exudative: S. pyogenes (GPC) (15–30%), viruses (rhinovirus, coronavirus, adenovirus) (30%), group C and G streptococci (GPC) (5%), herpes simplex virus (HSV) (4%), parainfluenza and influenza virus A and B (2–4%), Epstein-Barr virus (mononucleosis) (1%), HIV (1%), N. gonorrhoeae (GNDC) (1%), C. diphtheriae (GPR) (≤1%), Arcanobacterium hemolyticum (GPR) (≤1%), M. pneumoniae , C. pneumoniae .

Membranous: C. diphtheriae (GPR), C. pseudodiphtheriticum (GPR), HSV, Epstein-Barr virus.

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McPhee, Stephen J., et al. "Pharyngitis." Guide to Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., McGraw-Hill Education, 2017. Medicine Central, im.unboundmedicine.com/medicine/view/GDT/619374/all/Pharyngitis.
McPhee SJ, Lu CM, Nicoll D. Pharyngitis. Guide to Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. McGraw-Hill Education; 2017. https://im.unboundmedicine.com/medicine/view/GDT/619374/all/Pharyngitis. Accessed April 21, 2019.
McPhee, S. J., Lu, C. M., & Nicoll, D. (2017). Pharyngitis. In Guide to Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://im.unboundmedicine.com/medicine/view/GDT/619374/all/Pharyngitis
McPhee SJ, Lu CM, Nicoll D. Pharyngitis [Internet]. In: Guide to Diagnostic Tests. McGraw-Hill Education; 2017. [cited 2019 April 21]. Available from: https://im.unboundmedicine.com/medicine/view/GDT/619374/all/Pharyngitis.
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