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I was diagnosed with strep at the er. Given penicillin and a steroid. Oxycodon for pain. Should i go back to the ER (see below). Today my face and chest started flushing (parts are purple in tint like a bad sunburn) the initial rash on my thighs has darke

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology

In brief: Strep what???

There must be more to this.
"Strep" is the name of a bacterium, not a diagnosis. Strep throat? Other? Why the steroid??? Why the narcotic? These last 2 are not treatments for strep or any infection. You need a dermatologist, not another ER visit.

In brief: Strep what???

There must be more to this.
"Strep" is the name of a bacterium, not a diagnosis. Strep throat? Other? Why the steroid??? Why the narcotic? These last 2 are not treatments for strep or any infection. You need a dermatologist, not another ER visit.
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Dr. G Funari
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial

In brief: Yes.

Yes. No explanation needed.

In brief: Yes.

Yes. No explanation needed.
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