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In strep throat, can only one of your glands in the throat swell up?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: Sure

Sxs of strep throat can include: large, red painful tonsils with white exudates; small red dots on the roof of the mouth; swollen lymph nodes on the neck; fever, headache, rash, difficulty swallowing, fatigue & rash.
For significant sore throat with swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician & get a strep throat test / culture.

In brief: Sure

Sxs of strep throat can include: large, red painful tonsils with white exudates; small red dots on the roof of the mouth; swollen lymph nodes on the neck; fever, headache, rash, difficulty swallowing, fatigue & rash.
For significant sore throat with swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician & get a strep throat test / culture.
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