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Parma Heights, OH
A 24-year-old female asked:

Was sick with sore throat, aches, fever, etc for 3-4 days. now day 5-6 i have pain in jugular notch and mid-upper chest when swallowing. hoarse voice and what seems like yellow post nasal drip. how to relieve the chest discomfort?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology 37 years experience
Treat symptoms: The flu like symptoms that you are describing may be due to a number of viral causes, including COVID 19. Stay home, rest, drink fluids and treat fever with Tylenol. Contact your PCP to arrange COVID 19 testing. Use nasal saline rinses and discuss treatment for bacterial sinusitis with your PCP or with Healthtap during a virtual visit.

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