A 19-year-old female asked:
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sore throat on right side. constant throbbing, hurt to swallow, tightness and redness but not much swelling. pain worst behind my last molars. ?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Tonsillitis: Needs to be examines and a quick strep test to be done and if positive you need to be treated with Antibiotics See your doctor
Answered on May 11, 2015
Dr. Timothy Beck
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Virus: Sounds like you may have a viral infection. If this persist more than 48 hours or more symptoms develop you may need to be seen. Try gargling salt water first.
Answered on Aug 6, 2017
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