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Self care for sore throat and swelling in the neck - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   my throat is feeling like its closing up
Doctor :  
Since when are you having this problem?
User :   it just started a few days ago
User :   my glands are swolen and it hurts to swallow anything
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
May I know your age and gender?
User :   15 female
Doctor :  
You mean to say that your tonsils are swollen
User :   yes
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
How frequently do you get this symptom?
User :   its been going on continuesly for the past few days
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :   How frequently was it before?
User :   not at all i havnt felt like this before
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
you can take a DISPIRIN tablet in warm water and do gargles twice a day for two days

Doctor :  
to get pain relief
Doctor :  
But you have to see doc for throat swab
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