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A 20-year-old female asked:

Ive had large red spots come up on the back of my throat, roof of mouth. gotten worse as the days have gone on. it isnt very sore. worried sti?

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Spot: Although not painful redness to throat is usually from and infection or irritation. At 20 strep would be possibility or mono. STI can cause a problem. Other possibilities can be a viral process or allergies.

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