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Schaumburg, IL
A 33-year-old male asked:

Sore throat 8 days but improving, cough 4 days & stopped, lightheaded & fatigue last 6 days not improving despite long sleep last few days, no fever?

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Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 56 years experience
Viral illness : there may be many answers to your question. This could've been a viral illness, it could be related to a possible throat infection like that of strep or it may be another part of a medical syndrome. You need to see your physician and get it evaluation including laboratory studies

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