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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Sore throat: No, see a doctor early for a throat culture to rule out a strep throat.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Adenovirus?: Certain types of adenovirus -- one of the common respiratory viruses that causes common colds -- can cause urethritis (urethral infection) along with ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nicholas Nomicos
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Most likely viral: I have been seeing a fair number of patients with similar symptoms recently. Mostly seems to be viral and allergic in nature. Plenty of fluids and r ... Read More
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Sore throat: Have you had any fevers, headaches, sneezing, rashes? Could be anything from allergy (food vs environmental), strep throat, virus. Consult with us to ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe: Body aches & pains are not the most common presenting symptoms of covid but do occur. They are also present in a number of unrelated illnesses. Th ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
51 years experience General Practice
If available : you can get tested. If not available check with your doctor who knows your medical history. Get examined. May need self quarantined.
A 14-year-old female asked:
Dr. LINDILE SOGA
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Nobody is perfect : Your tonsils don’t have to be same size or get infected in unison. Have your doctor confirm if you have mild tonsillitis and provide appropriate defin ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Scholand
23 years experience Infectious Disease
5 days: This is our 'isolation' period in the hospital -so if you're around infants/babies, pregnant moms, those who are weakened or elderly, then I would def ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Probably unrelated: Sore throat is not a likely symptom of allergy or other side effect from metronidazole. But if it's severe or continues, or if you develop allergic sy ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia ii, do, ms
21 years experience Geriatrics
More water?: Your throat and mouth complaints could be due to dehydration. You should hydrate only with water, avoiding all carbonated beverages and juices.
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
36 years experience Pediatrics
I suspect they are: A condition known as "strawberry tongue" can develop along with strep throat. This is actually one of the symptoms that raises us to suspect strep thr ... Read More

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