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My throat is itching inside and I have a stuffy nose. No fever. How can you tell strep from allergies?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Throat culture

The only positive, for sure method, is to have a throat culture done.

In brief: Throat culture

The only positive, for sure method, is to have a throat culture done.
Dr. Mark Diamond
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Dr. Paul Carter
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Itchy throat

Itchy throat is very consistent with allergy and very unlikely to be strep.

In brief: Itchy throat

Itchy throat is very consistent with allergy and very unlikely to be strep.
Dr. Paul Carter
Dr. Paul Carter
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