Can thrush leave white spots on back of your throat like strep throat?

Maybe. mainly the white spots are on the inside of the cheeks, but can be on the throat too, strep throat is different in that the spots are round and smaller, thrush is rather flakes, besides the soreness with strep throat.

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I've had a sore throat for 3 days No white spots in back of my throat I'm worried that it might be strep throat help?

Strep throat. Strep throat will require an exam and a swab for culture. Check in with your doctor or urgent care for an assessment and antibiotics if needed. All the best. Read more...
Things to ponder. The soreness will likely fade over time if you do something about it or not. However, you can prevent the possibility of Rheumatic fever, heart disease or kidney disease if you get in, find out if it is and start treatment within 7-10 days of initial symptoms. Read more...

I have strep throat since month ago with white spots I looked to my throat now it's like one side is good and the other side still have whit spots?

Not always Strep. I recommend you go get strep test or even strep culture again as white spots do not indicate strep. Viral infection can present with white spots also. Read more...

Is it possible to have strep throat without feeling it? My throat looks bad and has white spots on it, but I feel no pain.

Difficult answer. From 5-20% of the general population will be symptom free strep carriers at different times of the year. These do not show blood tests showing an immune response (INFECTION) but a throat swab would be positive.In general, if you have no symptoms other than what you think is a red throat, you don't need treatment. If you have a throat swab done, a positive does not always mean you are infected. Read more...

I was given penicillin for strep throat 24 hours ago. It is still very sore and there are more white spots?

Be patient. Penicillin works only against bacterial infections such as strep throat and it might take a few more days. The drug will not help sore throats caused by allergies or viral infections. Sinus rinse and mouth wash are very helpful otc remedies. Hope it helps. Read more...