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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Have a sore throat?: Typical sore throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), EB virus c ... Read More
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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Throat pain: Can be from a virus, acid reflux or allergies. Try some warm water and honey and if it persists, see your doctor.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Pain: If you have a significantly sore throat w swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see your medical provider ; get a strep throat test ; culture. Saltwater gar ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can evaluate: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or mild flu (antibiotics are not used), or from some other cause ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
3 most common: Cold, strep throat, tonsillitis most common causes. May required treatment. See MD. If tonsillitis and recurrent, may need ENT evaluation.
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
See a doctor: Persistent throat pain is best evaluated by your doctor, who will perform an examination and order appropriate tests.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Many things: What part of the neck? Viral infection or bacterial infection like strep. Infected lymph nodes, trauma , crick in the neck, foreign body that is stuck ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Remedies: For significant sore throat with swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician & get a strep throat test/ culture. If you have strep throat, antibiot ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Throat pain: Can definitely be related to a disorder, but the limited information provided does not allow for further discussion. See your doc if having persistent ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Throat Pain: For significant sore throat with swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician ; get a strep throat test/ culture. If you have strep throat, antibiot ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
3 most common: 3 most common are old, strep throat, tonsillitis. May require treatment. See MD for exam/treatment. If recurrent, you may need ENT exam/treatment.

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