A 29-year-old male asked:
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i've woke up with a sore throat and a cough but no other symptoms other than upper and middle back pain around my rear rib cage. what could this be?

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Dr. Karen Butler
20 years experience Family Medicine
Viral: May have viral illness try symptomatic treatment first such as rest and hydration. If no improvement see your doctor
Answered on Nov 28, 2017

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