Thank you for your question. Your symptoms are consistent with a developing pharyngeal infection with sinusitis. This can be caused by a bacterial infection or viral infection. In some cases, the recovery time is self limiting to around a week to ten days however, with more severe infections medical evaluation may be required. If your symptoms continue to worsen, then it would be wise to see your doctor or go to a walk in clinic to be evaluated and determine if you require further treatment.
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