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Grand Prairie, TX
A 30-year-old male asked:

I had strep throat 10 days ago. went to doc was given a penicillin shot think bicillin felt better 2 days later but still have small pus on tonsils? ?

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Dr. Ivelisse Rivera-Godreau
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Strep throat: Even though you have been treated the pus is signed of dead cells and as long as the rest of the symptoms are resolving or completely resolved does not mean the infection is not better. I would wait a couple of days and if every other symptoms is resolved this should go away soon. If the symptoms are the same or worse you might need an alternative antibiotic.
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