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Mon. Doc said viral sorethroat, throat cankers. Better wed, throat hurts again and red, more cank.Eye was red, better/drops.No fever ever.How long last?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Various

The length of a viral illness depends upon the type of virus.
Your symptoms could last 5 days but there is a current flu which lasts up to 6 weeks. Keep well hydrated, warm and consider decongestants and anti-cough medication if needed. Get plenty of sleep.

In brief: Various

The length of a viral illness depends upon the type of virus.
Your symptoms could last 5 days but there is a current flu which lasts up to 6 weeks. Keep well hydrated, warm and consider decongestants and anti-cough medication if needed. Get plenty of sleep.
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