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Headache, eye pain, sore spot feels warm on rs top of scalp, swollen lymph node behind ear. Normal cbc, neg mono. Amoxi 1000mg bid x 4d - no change?

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Dr. Phil Chen
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Could be viral

It is possible herpes infection if not respond to penicillin, but you still need to see a doctor to get check up.
It is also another possibility that this infection does not respond to penicillin.

In brief: Could be viral

It is possible herpes infection if not respond to penicillin, but you still need to see a doctor to get check up.
It is also another possibility that this infection does not respond to penicillin.
Dr. Phil Chen
Dr. Phil Chen
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology

In brief: Need to examine

It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests.
Your description suggests bacterial folliculitis and you may need a different antibiotic. If you have fever, you should consider going to th emergency room of a nearby hospital, otherwise see your doctor.

In brief: Need to examine

It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests.
Your description suggests bacterial folliculitis and you may need a different antibiotic. If you have fever, you should consider going to th emergency room of a nearby hospital, otherwise see your doctor.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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