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Some people don't get strep throat, is that right?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
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In brief: Yes

But why is unknown.
Whether they are somehow never exposed or have great natural immunity is not clear. It is thought that these folks do get strep infections, but so mild they have little or no symptoms.

In brief: Yes

But why is unknown.
Whether they are somehow never exposed or have great natural immunity is not clear. It is thought that these folks do get strep infections, but so mild they have little or no symptoms.
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Dr. Alan Jackson
Addiction Medicine

In brief: No

Every person, even those after tonsil surgery, can get strep throat.

In brief: No

Every person, even those after tonsil surgery, can get strep throat.
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