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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
22 years experience Cardiology
Yes: If you have new symptoms as described above, best would be to see your doctor for re-evaluation.

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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Anything or nothing.: A tickle in one's throat after learning husband has strep throat, can mean anything or mean nothing. That's because just thinking about strep throat c ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Florence Nwofor
Specializes in Pediatrics
Unlikely?: C strep actually colonizes our respiratory tract without causing symptoms in the healthy person so a positive test from the throat will need to be int ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jose Prieto-hernandez
35 years experience Infectious Disease
C Rhino sinusitis?: Sinusitis can occur with strep. throat! Once the streptococcal infection subsides the sore throat symptoms disappear. If you have Sinusitis the post n ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Strep throat is not normally associated with nasal congestion or other URI symptoms. So, unlikely to be strep throat.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Tips: Take antibiotics as prescribed by your physician. Rest, hydrate well with water & stay far, far away from cigarette smoke. You can keep mucosa moist ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
13 years experience Infectious Disease
What is the question: What exactly is your question here?
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadia Ghattas
47 years experience Pediatrics
Strept throat: You could be carrying the bacteria in your oral cavity or you were exposed to it & still in the incubation period which is about 5 days, Until ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mandakini Patel
40 years experience Pediatrics
Tightness/sore throa: If yo feel tightness in your throat you shuld be checked out. If it affects your swallowing or breathing go to the ed otherwise toalk to your doctor o ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
50 years experience Dentistry
Burning tongue: The causes of burning tongue syndrome are not always known, and there may be more than one cause. Although not known as a common cause for burning ton ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Dry mouth: It may be neither. There are other conditions that can cause dry mouth, therefore it is important to see your doctor for evaluation and treatment.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. TED FEDER
Dr. TED FEDER answered
39 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Usually PostNasalDrp: Usually post nasal drip. Your sinuses (allergies, infection, hyperactive) drain mucus down the back of your throat causing irritation to the throat. ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aruna Adaikkalam
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Possible: Sore throat could be from few possibilities-pharyngitis, tonsillitis/abscess, spine infections from the neck spine projection into pharyngeal space , ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Lyons
19 years experience Family Medicine
It can: Yes, it can.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
44 years experience Internal Medicine
See your doctor: It may just be a viral process, but if fever is high could be strep. See your doctor who can check it out.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Possible, but...: ...It's more likely a cold or flu virus. See your doctor.
A 6-year-old male asked:
Dr. Terence Grogan
24 years experience Family Medicine
Consult your doctor: Could be a common cold or strep throat. If you are concerned consult the child's doctor.. If you can take the child's temperature . With congestion i ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
More info needed: Any other symptoms? Fever, enlarged lymph nodes, chills, headache, etc. Have you been around anyone with illness, have you been ill previously? Has ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
In some people...: ...Strep throat causes a rash in addition to other symptoms. It is then called scarlet fever. Except for the rash, it is the same disease.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Viral URI: Probably viral, but to be sure, go and see a doctor and be examined. Good luck.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Infection: anywhere from the jaw to the throat area. Be examined by you MD or your clinic to pin point the area of infection.All the best.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt: It can cause these symptoms. If your cough worsens, please see your PCP. Flu may be associated with the development of pneumonia, but most cases reso ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tyler Lewark
25 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Very possible: The cough is not uncommon and dry mouth can be caused by multiple conditions.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
Strep throat: needs to be ruled out with the rapid strep test. If negative then symptomatifc treatment for the viral pharyngitis.

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