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Dr. Louis Gallia
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
ENT doc: Need exam to find cause. See ENT doc.

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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Exam: You will need a throat culture, exam and appropriate therapy: sore throat can be viral or bacterial
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Sore throat: For significant sore throat with swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician & get a strep throat test/ culture. If you have Strep Throat, anti ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Variable: Are you sure that you did not have EBV infectious mononucleosis? This may persist for some time.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Fever sore throat. : Did you have a step culture done? If not, would get this first to confirm you need the antibiotics. Consult with us to order that for you.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Isaacs
39 years experience Family Medicine
Cough and earache: One possibility is that the antibiotic is not the correct one. Another is that your symptoms are not due to a bacterial infection. Do you have a his ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
48 years experience Family Medicine
TEMP?: If no temp, then this may be just the finishing symptoms. If worsening or temp, then recheck with your DR.
A 5-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Some possibilities..: Usually, one sees the doctor again in such a situation. Some possibilities are: the illness is not bacterial so the antibiotic would not work, there ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Common: The lymph nodes enlarge during acute infection. And after reduce in size. They will continue to fluctuate in size whenever infection or irritation ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Post nasal drip: Your symptoms may be due to sinusitis caused by a virus. You probably have a post nasal drip which is irritating your throat and making you cough.The ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
45 years experience Dentistry
Possibly: It is better to see a dr. And get the throat swabbed to determine what kind of bacteria or other infection, if at all, you are suffering. To take the ... Read More

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