A 30-year-old male asked:
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had first sore throat 3 months after remove tonsils, it was negative for strep. doc gave 5day azithromycin, after 10days still bad, what should i do?

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Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Go back: Go back to MD for re-evaluation.
Answered on Dec 14, 2016

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