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I have been advised to get a strep test because of ear pain on right side with movable lump in throat and headache. No fever present. Still advised?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: Better safe than

sorry. I have not had a fever with my last 3 Strep throat infections.

In brief: Better safe than

sorry. I have not had a fever with my last 3 Strep throat infections.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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