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yellow brown mucus sore throat

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Dr. Joy Jackson
18 years experience Family Medicine
You : You are likely dealing with a viral illness or even possibly a bacterial sinus or throat infection. If your symptoms have not improved by now then an ... Read More
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Dr. Russell Lieblick
20 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
URI?: This could be an upper respiratory infection / sinus infection. You should be seen to get a proper diagnosis.

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Nasal rinse : The nasal passages are inflamed, and nasal saline provides relief from congestion and reduces post nasal drip.Keep well hydrated,rest and treat fever. ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Levine
30 years experience Family Medicine
Likely viral: Viral infections can cause inflammation of the throat along with yellowish/thick mucus / postnasal drip, and even streaks of blood. If you develop hi ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernstein Joel
59 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Need throat culture: Although the symptoms may still be due to a viral infection, it is time for you to obtain a throat culture to specifically determine if you have a bac ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
50 years experience Cardiology
May: signal infection and may need antibxs
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A female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
URI. : Sounds like you have an upper respiratory infection, which could be viral or bacterial. Hard to tell exactly without an examination or consultation.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Rocamboli
17 years experience Family Medicine
Virus: 98% of laryngitis is from a virus. Just weight it out, you should be fine in 2 week time. If you can't weight steroids can be used, but i don't recomm ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Get Medical Help: You are ill. You may have pneumonia. It is time to see the doctor. You do not need the er. You need a family doctor.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ryan Stanton
17 years experience Emergency Medicine
See PCP: It's probably viral and will probably resolve in 5-7 days, but it is always good to get checked by your pcp or walk in clinic to make sure.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Coughing: See a doctor to check for a strep throat as well as ruling out pneumonia/ bronchitis.

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