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Midlothian, VA
A 30-year-old female asked:

My two yr old son has white spots on back of throat, little fever, not eating as well and not quite 100%. what could he have?

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Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Parkanswered
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Viral pharyngitis: Strep pharyngitis (throat) in children under age 3 is pretty uncommon. If he had a close contact with proven case of strep throat, strep screening would be warranted.

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