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A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe strep throat: A person can get herpes lip sores recurrences when he is stressed with another infection such as a strep throat. His primary care doctor can do a rapi ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kathleen Gilmore
26 years experience Urgent Care
Throat infection : The group of symptoms listed can form a cascade. Tonsils can be swollen from infection, possibly viral or bacterial. Referred pain from the throat to ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Gollup
43 years experience Pediatrics
Possible lymph nodes: Tonsils are lymph nodes--the structures that hold many cells of our immune system. They can get enlarged as a response to infection. There are glands ... Read More
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
50 years experience Pediatrics
Muscle spasm: A sore throat can irritate the muscles of the neck causing stiffness or pain in the back or side of the neck. Swollen glands can cause the same on the ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Weston
31 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Viral infx: Meningitis needs a doctors evaluation.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Infection : An infection of the. tonsils and lymph nodes should be evaluated. If you are febrile, please see a physician today. Watch for signs of distress, diffi ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
40 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Most likely pain : The pain most likely in this scenario is from enlarged and inflamed lymph nodes in your neck region and may also be muscular pain or myalgias that can ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rawhi Omar
44 years experience Pathology
Tonsillitis?: You probably have tonsillitis or inflammation (swelling) of the tonsils and that makes some lymph nodes in your neck to react by making more cells (ly ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Viral gastroenteriti: Your symptoms could be caused by an adenovirus which can mimic strep or mono, strep test, and mono test are negative. Viral culture is positivr.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aveshen Govender
Specializes in General Practice
Needs appraisal: Appears you have an upper respiratory infection with acute tonsillitis. Needs examination and antibiotics. Since the tonsillitis is recurring you will ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Joseph Jeu
44 years experience Family Medicine
Chronic : Chronic tonsillitis can be quite bothersome. Failure to respond to several courses of antibiotics might be an indication to have a tonsillectomy. Yo ... Read More
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A 1-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Should get better: Some born with poor IgA production tend toward more ear/sinus/diarrhea infections in infancy.Many of these can be quite worrisome and admission for de ... Read More
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