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A 27-year-old female asked:

I have a really sore throat and everything feels tight dr did strep test and said throat looked fine how common is it to be something life threatening?

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Dr. Christine Norton
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Very common: Viral sorethroat is very common as is a sorethroat from post nasal drainage from allergies it is uncommon for it to be life threatening.

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Last updated Jun 7, 2013

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