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West Jordan, UT
A 34-year-old female asked:

Had a cold 10 days: sneezing, scratch throat, cough, congestion. started to feel better then throat hurts, very swollen, and fever last night. why?

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Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Bacterial Infection: It appears you have developed a bacterial infection of your upper respiratory tract after having a viral infection. You need to be seen by a physician, either your personal one or an urgent care physician.

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Last updated Jan 27, 2015

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