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A 32-year-old male asked:

I have had 1 swollen tonsil, sore throat, dried blood in 1nostril & a benign rash for a month. strep test was neg, same w/ syphilis & other std's?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Viral syndrome: It sounds like you may have picked up a viral syndrome. The best thing to do is to remain hydrated, use Ibuprofen at the appropriate dose and get plenty of rest.

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Last updated Jun 25, 2014

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