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A 16-year-old female asked:

I have red spots (like blood pinpricks), and yellow/white lumps at back of throat and behind tonsils but no sore throat? what could this be?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 57 years experience
Pharyngitis: Without seeing this there is no way to diagnose. See a doctor.
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