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A 44-year-old female asked:

Day 7 of flu, high fever first 2days, and unbearable sore throat with no voice for last two days. found blood blisters on my throat today, normal?

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Dr. Bobak Ghaheri
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 23 years experience
Blood blisters : Yes, you can get blood blisters or petechiae with any significant throat infection. I've even seen them in severe reflux.

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Last updated Dec 4, 2012

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