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Hi, I have strep throat ( 7 days). My neck and lower part of my head has been stiff the whole time. I have not had a fever at all. menengitis?

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Dr. Yun Tran
Family Medicine

In brief: Not likely

though it is not likely, if you present to the ER, you might get a lumbar puncture to find out if you have meningitis.
Since you have had this stiffness for 7 days and you don't have headache, fever, or change in your mental state, I doubt it's something to worry about.

In brief: Not likely

though it is not likely, if you present to the ER, you might get a lumbar puncture to find out if you have meningitis.
Since you have had this stiffness for 7 days and you don't have headache, fever, or change in your mental state, I doubt it's something to worry about.
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