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Throat viral what are the symptoms

A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience Family Medicine
Tonsil stone?: You may have a "stone" in the tonsil - these come from food debris getting stuck in the little divots in the tonsil. Often you can gargle them out or ... Read More

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience Hospital-based practice
Viral fever : Still you may have some viral infection of throat or even like flu like symptoms though you may not have a fever. Check with your doctor it could be e ... Read More
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A 5-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Post nasal drip : One possible cause is post nasal drip. Use nasal saline to reduce the symptoms until well. If there is thick drainage or fever,please see your physici ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Virus exposure: Greetings. It sounds like you may have been the carrier of the virus from the sick kids into your home to your family. This is the common spread of a ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Bergman
40 years experience Pediatrics
Sore throat: The typical symptoms are sore throat and fever. They often have enlarged glands that are tender and they can have body aches. Sometimes they will have ... Read More
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience Family Medicine
Several: Sore throat, usually fever, a whittish covering over the tonsils, a fetid or foul breath, red spots on the soft part of the upper back of the throat, ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
The symptoms of Viral infections include:: Neutropenia.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Michel
45 years experience Family Medicine
Cannot tell the: difference. Sinus infection can be viral or bacterial. Facial pain , drainage frequently colored or bloody, pain in the face and alteration of taste c ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Considine
29 years experience Family Medicine
Hoarseness and pain: Laryngitis is associated with more hoarseness or lack of voice while strep throat is usually more associated with pain and trouble with swallowing and ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Pharyngitis: Pharyngitis symptoms may include: dry, painful or scratchy throat; swollen, red tonsils that may have white patches; swallowing that is painful or di ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Stanton
17 years experience Emergency Medicine
Hukes and spews 2: By definition, there has to be nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. It can also include abdominal pain, cramping, occasionally fever, and occasionally blood ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
Pain on swallowing,,: Pain on swallowing, sore throat, fever, chills, fatigue, and enlarged tonsils and cervical lymph nodes. Diagnosis is by throat culture, and this can ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Affleck
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Throat infection: Throat infection can cause a lot of possible symptoms. Not everybody gets all of them, but your likely to get at least some of them. One of the most ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Positive Strep Test: Strep throat usually occurs rapidly with severe achiness, swollen tonsils, puss on the tonsils, swollen lymph nodes in the neck and fevers < 101. Ther ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Solomon Gelbart
Specializes in Ophthalmology
See below: Both present with redness, discharge, and irritation. Viral are more common and often come with other upper respiratory infections. Bacterial can occ ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Accurso
28 years experience Radiology
Where?: Viral infection of the upper respiratory tract would include sinus congestion, runny nose, etc, with fever and aches. Viral gastroenteritis would b ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Conjunctivitis: Pink eye is the common term for viral infection of the eye. It may affect one eye but commonly affects both. The eye is red, has a clear discharge, m ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
A sore throat: A constant sore throat and possibly low grade fevers.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zevitz
36 years experience Internal medicine
Heart failure: Shortness of breath, chest pain, shortness of breath on usual or less than usual exertion, sitting up to breath better, waking up short of breath or g ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
16 years experience Gastroenterology
Many or none: Most have no symptoms other may experience viral symptoms (nausea, diarrhea, fatigue) or jaundice (yellowing of eyes / skin).
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregg Albers
40 years experience Addiction Medicine
Viral meningitis: The symptoms are similar to a bacterial meningitis - headache, nausea, vomiting, pain in the eyes from light, stiff neck, and fever. The spinal tap wi ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Bergman
40 years experience Pediatrics
Sore throat: The early symptoms can be fever or sore throat alone. Sometimes a rash can start called scarlitina rash which appears in the warmer areas of the body. ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Garrett Caldwell
8 years experience Family Medicine
Red Tonsils: Symptoms of tonsillitis may include: red/swollen tonsils white or yellow patches on the tonsils swollen/tender lymph notes under the jaw angles and in ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Travis Campbell
11 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Swelling/Tenderness: Tenderness or swelling on the neck or under the jawline. If you start to have difficulty breathing, please seek treatment immediately.

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