A 35-year-old member asked:
Does the gastroenteritis lead to upper respiratory infection?
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Infectious Disease 21 years experience
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Infectious Disease 47 years experience
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A 39-year-old member asked:
What are the tests for upper respiratory infection?
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Family Medicine 45 years experience
Usually none: The diagnosis can usually be made by taking a history and examining the patient. In most cases no tests are necessary. Cultures, rapid strep screens, x-rays may be done if your doctor suspects bacterial complications or something other than uri.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
What is an upper respiratory infection? How is it treated?
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Psychiatry 25 years experience
An infection: (usually viral) or nose, throat or airways. If is treated symptomatically most of the time.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
How can you tell if you have an upper respiratory infection?
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Infectious Disease 36 years experience
5.6k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 19-year-old female asked:
What is an upper respiratory infection?
4 doctor answers • 15 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 26 years experience
5.5k viewsReviewed Dec 28, 2019
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