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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Virus infection: You probably have a viral infection, but you should see your doctor to get a throat culture to rule out strep.

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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
It seems U R having : Upper respiratory infection , see your PCP for evaluation and treatment.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Sore throat: It's no fun having a sore throat but unfortunately, most are caused by viruses and thus won't respond to antibiotics. In other words, you'll get bette ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Poor sleep or complete lack of sleep can make you feel all-around lousy and sick. The sore throat is not as common so that should be checked to see i ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Liu
Dr. David Liu answered
18 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Allergies?: You may have allergies, which could mean a chronic post nasal drip, which can cause a sore throat. A truly swollen throat may represent angioedema. ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Pregnant: You more than likely are coming down with a "bug" . What you are having is quite typical of a viral infection with viremia.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
See a doctor: You must be examined and perhaps need imaging studies and labs. This is not an issue to be dealt with long distance over the internet. Good luck.
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A female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Not necessarily: What you described is neither diagnostic or HIV nor does is exclude it. It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional h ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience Preventive Medicine
Possibly: Red ears indicate an increase in vascular flow and suggests that the control mechanisms of the autonomic (automatic) nervous system is compromised and ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
55 years experience Pediatrics
Sore throat: Those symptoms reflect a throat infection that should be evaluated by your physician to rule out a strep throat. You probably know by now that the str ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bonnie Bock
46 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: Several medical problems can cause symptoms. Acid reflux can contribute to sinusitis. Acid reflux can be a cause of nausea loss of sleep due to slee ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
35 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Check with your doc: This may be gastric acid reflux or postnasal drip from sinusitis. Check with your doc. It can be fixed once a diagnosis is obtained. It also may be ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Michael Pakdaman
11 years experience General Practice
GERD: There are two types of acid reflux: 1) Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is when acid refluxes from the stomach to the esophagus. Symptoms incl ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Exam: See an exam by an oral surgeon or ENT doc to make sure no local pathology.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Flu like syndrome: You may have the flu but i would advise you to get a throat culture to rule out strep.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: Stress depletes your b vitamins faster and this allows fever blisters to form more easily.
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Lots of ideas: I have lost of ideas, but can't diagnose you over the internet. Viral? Allergies? Strep throat and 100 more possibilities. Your best bet is to see you ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See ENT: I believe you need an ENT consult to evaluate your throat situation. You may not have GERD but possibly LPR (laryngopharyngeal reflux) which is not ne ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Giuseppe Barbesino
32 years experience Internal Medicine
Sialadenitis, maybe: You may have stones or inflammation in the salivary glands. I suggest you see a ear, nose and throat specialist.
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Sore throat: No. This is probably a throat infection.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
No: Although early morning and sometimes later in day nausea may be associated with pregnancy the other manifestations suggest you have a viral illness.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Affleck
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Sore throat: Some of the more common things that lead to a persistent sore throat include allergies, sinus infection and reflux. A persistent cold would be unusua ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Mills
12 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
See an ENT: Swallowing difficulty is not a typical sign of sleep apnea, but can be related to other problems that may affect your sleep (like very large tonsils, ... Read More
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A 110-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
How long?: It depends on how long you have been sick! If this is 10 days or less it sounds like strep throat or another acute infection. A yellowish or whitish ... Read More
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