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what bacteria infections can cause pharynx congestion and enlarged tonsils that lead to neutrophilic leukocytosis?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Strept throat is one: Any throat infection, commonly viruses, but strept. throat is one of the bacteria commonly involved.
Answered on Dec 28, 2014
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