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infant with sore throat and chest congestion?

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Dr. Terence Grogan
24 years experience Family Medicine
Consult your doctor: Could be a common cold or strep throat. If you are concerned consult the child's doctor.. If you can take the child's temperature . With congestion it is some what less likely to be strep, but your child should be examined.
Answered on Jul 7, 2014
Dr. Glenn Messina
34 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Pediatrician: The infant needs to be seen by a pediatrician this can be a simple allergy, or an infection of the respiratory tree
Answered on Jul 7, 2014
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Child: If the child is not responding to OTC products such as Tylinol or Delsym (dextromethorphan) please take the child to the doctor
Answered on Jul 7, 2014

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