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A 21-year-old female asked:

I've had sore throat 4 weeks. doc say not strep. affrin & zyrtec (cetirizine) d are no help. help! have a lot of mucus in throat & nose. fluids in ear. irritated!!

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Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 59 years experience
See ENT: I recommend that you consult an ENT specialist to find out what's wrong with your throat.
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Dr. James Weekly
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 32 years experience
I'm biased but I agree!
May 5, 2015
Last updated May 5, 2015


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