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Hi recently got tested for cbc, in that test got high lymphocytes count4.22; range 1.0-3.0. What does that mean? Have sore throat for 5 months.Help
Need for evaluation: Your lymphocyte count is high and needs investigation, including a detailed history, physical examination and may be additional tests. Sore throat for five months is too long without seeing a doctor. Please consult your doctor and consult this site for possible causes of lymphocytosis. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/lymphocytosis/my00360. ...Read more
Feral cat bite 9 days ago on the lips. Superficial bite (but not treated) sore throat, fever. Cat still alive (seen tonight), fear rabies ? Thanks
Agree w Dr Pascolini: If you have a significantly sore throat w swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see your medical provider ; get a streph throat test ; culture. Saltwater gargles are very helpful. Mix a teaspoon of salt in 8 oz of warm water – gargle with this several times a day. You can gargle with aloe vera juice a couple of times per day. A mixture of chamomile tea with honey ; a small amount of lemon juice is good. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sore throat: For significant sore throat with swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician & get a strep throat test/ culture. If you have strep throat, antibiotic therapy is imperative to prevent future complications. Consider tylenol (acetaminophen) or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications. Saltwater gargles: mix 1 tsp salt in 8 oz warm water – gargle several times a day. Or gargle with aloe vera juice twice a day. ...Read more
Depends: The cause of the sore throat is the defining feature here. If it strep throat, antibiotics; if viral, time will help; if due to other sources, it depends upon what they are. You can gargle with saline or local anesthetic combinations available otc, but this depends upon how badly your throat hurts. Good luck, . ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
3 days back i Had sore throat(severe one),congestion,headache,fatigue,ocassionalhigh fever
Tokk antiviral drugs but sore throat and headache remains..
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