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West Jordan, UT
A 23-year-old female asked:

Sore red throat w/ yellow spots, change in voice, female 23 still have tonsils. sore throat 1-3 time per year. strep test is always negative.

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Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Viral: This is most likely caused by viral infection such as mono (epstein barr virus) or another related virus. Depending on risk factors another potential cause could be std.

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Last updated Feb 2, 2015

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