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A 31-year-old female asked:

6 months preg.sore throat red slightly inflamed for two days had paracetamol.headaches no other symptoms.green mucus today. getting better? harm baby?

1 doctor answer8 doctors weighed in
Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 40 years experience
Get checked.: If this is viral it is no problem. However, get checked to be sure you don't have strep. Untreated strep throat i a problem for both you and your baby. Consider calling your OB or PCP and asking them to order a throat culture for strep (more accurate than a rapid strep) or get seen in person.
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Dr. Erin Robertson
General Practice 21 years experience
See obstetrician or Family Medicine specialist.
Oct 13, 2017
Last updated Nov 27, 2017

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