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Mt Pleasant, MI
A 18-year-old female asked:

For 3 days i've had a very sore throat, swollen glands, a low fever and a bad cough. my throat/tonsils aren't red or inflamed though, please help!

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
It: could be pharyngitis viral or bacterial or mono or bronchitis or flu. See your doctor.
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Dr. David Duncan m.d.
Family Medicine 43 years experience
Make sure it is bacterial and is not clearing on its own prior to taking antibiotics. Many docs give the antibiotics because the patient wants them and then when you need them, they don't work
Sep 3, 2014
Last updated Apr 7, 2017

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