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Friend dx w/ strep throat 2day. with her yesterday and talking closeup. didn't share drinks or nething. what is me & 1yr olds risk? when in the clear?

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Dr. Jalal Zuberi
Pediatrics

In brief: Should be OK

As long as "just talking" u may be OK!.
Strep is spread with close physical contact like sharing objects, kissing etc. You can suspect strep if you develop sore or itchy throat over the next week. Your one year old should be safe as strep is very unusual in that age group.

In brief: Should be OK

As long as "just talking" u may be OK!.
Strep is spread with close physical contact like sharing objects, kissing etc. You can suspect strep if you develop sore or itchy throat over the next week. Your one year old should be safe as strep is very unusual in that age group.
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