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what type of bacterial infection will cause blisters in the back of your throat

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Various infections: Strep throat infections sometimes causes blisters in the throat, although most strep throat patients will not have blisters. Causes of throat blisters ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
Many: Many causes. Please see your doctor for evaluation.

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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
No: You can't tell the difference between a strep throat and a viral sore throat by looking. You have to do the test.
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Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Not necessarily: Your doctor came to your diagnosis after considering your entire clinical picture, not just presence (or absence) of white stuff.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
47 years experience Family Medicine
Below: If it is worsening, then call the DR who you saw and inform of the new symptoms.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt/workup: Since you have had a bacterial or flu like illness, the cough may be a result of bronchitis, pneumonia or inflammation of the lung/lining of the lung. ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rafael Ubeda
43 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Any bacteria a s staph and or strep infection can develop blisters on feet, also any bacteria , also there are virus one common and infectious is ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Cohen
21 years experience Pediatrics
No: You should never use expired medicine. And I am not sure you should be treating yourself. Why dont you give that burden to your doctor? He or she wil ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
Viral? Bacterial?: Get tested. If bacterial you will be prescribed antibiotic.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: He/she will evaluate you and provide you with antibiotics if needed.
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A female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Sore throat: How do you know that you have a bacterial throat infection? Did you have a throat culture to prove it? If it's a strep throat infection, a simple cour ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nathaniel Drourr
28 years experience Pain Management
See your Doc: If you have been ill for over 3 days and now your throat is involved you may require antibiotics. Please see your doc. Hope this helps.

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