A 49-year-old female asked:
I had acdf a couple months ago at c6/c7 and c7/t1 and I just found out I have strep throat today how concerning for area that was operated on ?
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Dr. Jonathan Hyde answered
28 years experience in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Antibiotics : If you were diagowith strep throat, make sure you are on the correct antibiotics... It should not affect the neck fusion, unless you develop an abscess from the infection (which is quite rare).
Answered on Apr 30, 2016
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