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What type of bacterial infection will cause blisters in the back of your throat?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
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In brief: Various infections

Strep throat infections sometimes causes blisters in the throat, although most strep throat patients will not have blisters.
Causes of throat blisters or throat ulcers are more likely viral, such as coxsackie virus (causes hand foot mouth disease) or herpes virus (causes herpetic stomatitis).

In brief: Various infections

Strep throat infections sometimes causes blisters in the throat, although most strep throat patients will not have blisters.
Causes of throat blisters or throat ulcers are more likely viral, such as coxsackie virus (causes hand foot mouth disease) or herpes virus (causes herpetic stomatitis).
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Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology

In brief: Many

Many causes. Please see your doctor for evaluation.

In brief: Many

Many causes. Please see your doctor for evaluation.
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