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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can i help you?
User :   My 2 year old went to the doctor on Wed. and had strep throat, he got a shot. He now has big white balls hanging from his soft palate. What is thsi?
Doctor :  
Is he still having sore throat?
User :   He says no
Doctor :  
They could be enlarged tonsils.
Doctor :  
Since he is on antibiotics
User :   They're not really on his tonsils
User :   Should we go to the doctor again?
Doctor :  
You could have him examined
User :   Shouldn't he be getting better since he got the shot 2 days ago?
Doctor :  
Since his symptoms are improving
Doctor :  
he is bettter.
Doctor :  
It is not a hurry that you have to visit the doctor immediately.
User :   His throat hurts less but he's not sleeping, not eating, and very cranky.
Doctor :  
Does he have any breathing difficulty?

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