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What’s Going Around is a Pain in the Throat

Last week was a real pain in the throat for kids in Central Florida. Area Centra Care locations reported that viral Pharyngitis is What’s Going Around. Pharyngitis is a common medical condition that can be caused by viruses or the streptococcus bacteria, also known as strep throat.

The following Centra Care locations showed the most dramatic increases in pediatric sore throat cases:

Conway – up 400%
Mt. Dora, Winter Garden Village and Clermont – up 200%