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A 19-year-old female asked:

Yesterday had sore throat. today, tightness in chest & throat, difficulty & pain when swallowing & breathing, & cough w/ no mucous. getting worse. =(

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Difficulty swallowin: See your doctor for a throat culture to rule out a strep throat and for further evaluation.

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Last updated Mar 20, 2020

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