A 22-year-old female asked:
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have a sore throat more than two weeks its hard to swallow and breath, i have red and white patches at the back of my mouth, what could this be?

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Dr. Nelly Cohen
26 years experience Internal Medicine
See your PCP: It sounds like strep throat. See your pcp for treatment.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013
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Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
911 or ER: If you have trouble breathing, it is a potentially life threatening situation and you should call 9-1-1 (or have someone take you to an emergency room immediately).
Answered on Dec 10, 2013

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