A 37-year-old member asked:
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can you have strep throat and have no symptoms?

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Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Strep carrier: People who are strep 'carriers' are colonized with the bacteria in their throats and intermittently can be symptom free. People who have recurrent sore throats and positive Rapid Strep swabs might want to be checked for this by having a throat culture performed when no symptoms are present.
Answered on Oct 11, 2018

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