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Seal like cough and white patches on tonsils

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ivy Fisher
43 years experience Pediatrics
Viral Sore throat: This appears as a viral sore throat and can be treated with lozenges, Tylenol q 4 hrs and fluids. Sometimes, can occur with systemic symptoms like c ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
You need medicine: Nope. This surely sounds like an infection and most likely strep. This can kill if not treated. Please get to the doctor.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Wilson
46 years experience Family Medicine
Sore throat: Step tonsillitis and mononucleosis are the two most common causes of your symptoms. These can be ruled out with tests performed by your physician.;
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristin Sokol
11 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Post-nasal drainage: Your symptoms are probably just due to some post-nasal drainage which can cause throat pain/irritation and cough. Red and white sports on tonsils are ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
9 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Consistent: ..with viral upper respiratory infection assuming this has been going on for less than a week and you are otherwise well. This may be associated with ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Scarlet Fever: A sore red throat with or without white patches, fever, enlarged lymph nodes and fine red sandpaper like rash to the face or trunk is suggestive of Sc ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. John Odette
14 years experience Ophthalmology
Likely eczema: It sounds like you are having an eczematous skin reaction. Your coughing may be related or unrelated. If you have a history of asthma and allergies ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Douglas Arenberg
30 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Sounds viral: Or it could be anyone of many things that don't get better with antibiotics. Be patient, and if it persists, tobacco to see your doctor. Someone's th ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Prakash Bhoopalam
42 years experience Pediatrics
See doctor: This could be strep throat or just a viral infection. See the doctor to get tested for strep infection. You could try salt water gargling or chloracep ... Read More
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