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Can streptococcus infection in a person's throat cause pain and fever?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Absolutely

Throat pain, redness, fever, swollen lymph nodes in the neck and exudates in back of throat or on tonsils are classic manifestations of strep throat, although other organisms can create a similar clinical picture.

In brief: Absolutely

Throat pain, redness, fever, swollen lymph nodes in the neck and exudates in back of throat or on tonsils are classic manifestations of strep throat, although other organisms can create a similar clinical picture.
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