Can strep throat cause diarrhea?

Strep throat. Strep typical course: sudden illness within hours, fever, sore throat, white spot on tonsils, enlarged tender lymh node, no running nose, more common if < 15 yyears olf (rare after age 45 yr). Diarrhea is not a common symptoms. You may feel nauseous and vomit .
Strep throat. In general, the answer is "no." the strep germ will commonly cause upset stomach, mild stomach ache, and some nausea, but not diarrhea.

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