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A 28-year-old female asked:

how long will your throat hurt if it's just a virus? after how long should i go to dr?

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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Up to a week: If it is a severe constant sore throat or exposed to strep see a doctor. Off and on sore throats can be causes by allergies and the mucous draining down your throat.

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