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A 23-year-old male asked:

I've got pharyngitis but my symptoms are not bad my throat is okay but i can see and feel the inflammation on back of my tongue what is it?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
Need to see this: Cannot possibly diagnose without seeing and getting history and exam and possibly tests if needed. If this is strep throat it should definitely be treated. See your doctor.
Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
Dentistry 38 years experience
See below: Contact your ENT for a definitive diagnosis and possible medication to alleviate your symptoms.

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Last updated May 19, 2018

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