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Vadnais Heights, MN
A 20-year-old female asked:

ive been sick for 9 days. symptoms: sore throat, congestion, hacking cough. could this be allergies or is it more serious? lymph nodes aren't swollen

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Dr. can check throat: Throat symptoms can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other cause such as allergies or irritants. Usually, a person sees the doctor if the sore throat is bothersome, recurrent, or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep throat). Sounds like it's time for a trip to the doctor's office.

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