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A 32-year-old male asked:

Something like unseen spots lying deeply at the end of my tongue, after a throat infection was solved by augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) 3wks ago. uncomfort to swallow.

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Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Other symptoms?: Painful swallowing, or white phlegm or cheesy stuff may mean oral thrush, which is a fungal yeast infection of the throat or esophagus. Get yourself to a healthcare provider to get diagnosed/ treated as soon as possible.
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