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Head Pressure And Sore Throat Where Do I Get Tested For Strep Throat
Many places: Strep is a bacterial infection, most commonly affecting the throat. It can be diagnosed quickly with a throat swab. Most primary care doctor offices offer the test. If you think you have strep throat, see your doctor as there can be complications if the illness goes untreated. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Since i've had strep throat, which was last june, every time i make out with someone they get a sore throat. What could be wrong?
If i had strep throat and did not get treated for it, will the sore throat go away and thenbe followed by a fever? Sore throat wasnt bad, had cough.
Consider Ur options: Strep will often improve in a few days without treatment.Untreated strep, regardless of degree can produce rheumatic fever a month or so down the road & make the rest ur life miserable.(& cost a bunch) est.1/200 untreated strep are at risk; ~1/3 sore throats strep, ~1/600 the risk you take by the numbers. There may be alternatives for seeking care than ur out of pocket, so look into it. Good luck. ...Read more
My husband and son tested positive for strep throat I am congested but no sore throat should I go to the dr to be tested too as a precaution?
Cut myself with a kitchen knife and got sore throat followed by sore jaw. Thought tetanus went to doctor tested positive for strep throat. Did spatula test and passed does this sound like strep symp?
If I have a UTI (not under meds) and get strep throat with fever over 101........Joint and body aches with sore throat........Can that make UTI worse?
Possible: Since you are not on antibiotics, your immune system has to do all the work. If you have other infections going on, your body may be weaker allowing the infections to worsen. However, even without the sore throat and joint aches, UTI will get worse over time. Also, with your combination of symptoms, i would get checked out asap and get antibiotics. All your symptoms may be from stds. ...Read more
Sore throat, no other symptoms besides pressure in my head after I wake up. What are usually the "worst" days of a cold?
Days 2,3,4: Headache and throat symptoms can be from flu/cold viruses, strep throat, allergies, etc., except that allergies usually don't cause a fever. Doctors have rapid 5-minute tests for strep, so a primary care doctor can diagnose strep and start antibiotics "right away", which means within the first 3 days of a strep throat infection. Doctors also have a 15-minute test for Flu A and Flu B. ...Read more
Waking up with sore throat and very hurtful cough. I had strep throat about 3weeks ago. Am I getting it again? Forgot to take 5pills fromantibiotics.
I had flu symptoms for 3 days. I started to feel better and went back to busy schedule for 2 days now have bad sore throat and heavy pressure in head?
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