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Throat infection, pricking pain - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Average Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hi
User :   I seem to have a throat infection
User :   Pricking pain on the right side of my throat when I swallow
User :   Slightly feverish or warm feeling on and off
User :   Are you there doc ?
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   Yes you do have a throat infection
User :   Pls suggest
Doctor :   You need warm, salt water gargling, 3 - 4 times
User :   Ok
User :   Any medications
Doctor :   You need some lozenges
Doctor :   For fever you can take
Doctor :   Dolo
Doctor :   The need for an antibiotic must be assessed
User :   Ok
Doctor :   by a doctor
Doctor :   after a physical examination
User :   How do we do that? Do I need to visit my local doc ??
Doctor :   Do you have cough?
User :   None
Doctor :   Yes you need to visit an ENT specialist
User :   Ok
User :   That's all from my side
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done.
User :   Thanks
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
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