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Strep Throat Blisters On Lips
My 2 year old Has strep throat, she got a shot on Wednesday morning it's Saturday and she is still not feeling good and shehas blister in her mouth?
It happens: Did they verify the strep with a test? Was the shot a penicillin based drug? Even if both were done, some kids carry additional throat germs (viruses) as a co-infection and take longer to improve. As long as the kid stays well hydrated and is feeding okay, you can monitor through the weekend. Call the office on Monday if things are not improving. ...Read more
Cold blisters or aphtha, are raw areas that appear on the lining of the inside of your mouth, tongue, throat, and lips. They may commonly appear as a result of a cold, over exposure to sun, other physical or emotional stress. Commonly caused by resurgence of the chicken pox virus in our body, they are self limited and go ...Read more
I've been on amoxiclav for a week to treat strep and have 4 more days of medicine but I've redeveloped a fever (101.2) and throat blisters. Insights?
Can you suggest a home remedy for strep throat and blisters for a child with their molars coming in?
I've noticed a single tiny bump on the inside of my bottom lip, its not painful unless I mess with it I also have something like strep throat. 1 day?
No -- see Dr. ASAP: If you have strep, you must get seen by a Dr., get tested, and if the test is positive, you must take antibiotics. Strep throat, if untreated, can lead to rheumatic fever, which can cause permanent damage to heart and kidneys. While you're there, the Dr. Can look at the blisters. Feel better! ...Read more
I've got what looks to be sores all over my lips. And I on my tongue. Could this be from my strep throat?
I have mono and strep throat and I have been waking up with numbness in my lips every morning. Is this related or should I be concerned?
I have mono and strep throat and I have been waking up with numbness in my lips every morning. Is this related or should I be concerned? I also think
Mono & Strep? Yikes!: That would be a really awful combo to have but I'm not sure that it would explain numbness on your lips. Numbness is a concerning symptom and deserves to be more fully explored by your doctor (who you should be following up with closely if you really have mono and strep). ...Read more
Strep throat. Raw tounge with bumps. Chapped lips. Cfnp says thrush. Any other possibilities? Third time change in diagnosis. Meds aren't working.
See a doctor: A nurse practitioner may be ok, but once you have been treated unsuccessfully you must question both the diagnosis and the source of treatment. Go and see a real doctor. ...Read more
Can you have strep throat and not get a fever? I have blisters on the back of throat and my body aches. It started Sunday morning, but no fever yet.
Strep throat. No tonsils. Feel like there's a hair or something stuck to my throat making the strep much worse. I feel it might be poped blister maybe?
My son 8, possibly had an untreated strep throat about 5 weeks ago he now has tiny blisters on his knee no pain, no fever can it be early sign of comp?
Likely unrelated: I can't put untreated strep together with tiny blisters on the knee & come up with a way to tie them together. 5 weeks out you can have issues related to rheumatic fever or heart complications. If you are concerned schedule a visit. ...Read more
I have had a canker sore inside my lower lip for about a week and yesterday I was diagnosed with strep throat after that the sore began to spread.
2 separate condition: 1. Canker sores are very common after tooth extraction. Canker sores are the most common oral lesions. Individual ulcers typically last 1-2 weeks. The condition is idiopathic (the cause is not known). 2. Strep throat is a highly contagious bacterial infection. If the "rapid strep" test positive the antibiotic treatment is warranted to avoid complications. ...Read more
I have a canker sore and strep throat. A sore similar to the canker sore in my mouth has appeared more on my actual lip. Is this normal?
Herpes?: A very common cause of sores on the lips (not inside like canker sores) is oral herpes ("cold sore", "fever blister"). As these names suggest, other infections like colds or strep throat can trigger herpes outbreaks in persons infected with type 1 herpes simplex virus (HSV1). Herpes is especially likely if it started like a blister or pimple. See a doctor ASAP to confirm diagnosis and Rx advice. ...Read more
I have strep throat, a blisstar on the my lip, more than one fever sore in my mouth and this morning I woke up with a painful toothache. Any help?
MD, DMD: See MD for throat and DDS for dental pain. ...Read more