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My son has swollen glands, achey joints and woke up with three blue vein like lines on his chest. Can u tell me a possible cause?
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Dr. Jana Tomsky
Family Medicine
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In brief: Possible infection
In children strep infection of the throat is very commom - in severe cases it can present as "rheumatoid fever" and cause additional symptoms.
If your son has these symptoms and fever - shoudl be examined by by his doctor and treated accordingly.

In brief: Possible infection
In children strep infection of the throat is very commom - in severe cases it can present as "rheumatoid fever" and cause additional symptoms.
If your son has these symptoms and fever - shoudl be examined by by his doctor and treated accordingly.
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