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Sore throat, difficulty swallowing, sores on tip of tongue, inside upper lip. Treatment?

My throat has been very sore, there is actually a raw spot in the back when I checked. Its hard to eat or swallow . I was diagnosed with strep and I ve been on antibiotics for 5 days, the symptoms have subsided somewhat but I recently have some painful sores on the tip of my tongue and the inside of my upper lip . I sometimes find blood in my spit and on my toothbrush and this morning I found dried blood on my lips. Whats likely wrong with me?
Asked On : Fri, 1 Mar 2013
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as per the details u have mentioned u have just recovered from streptococcal pharyngitis and now suffering from APTHOUS ULCERs of mouth . thats why u are getting pain , most common cause of apthous ulcers is any stress, and improper oral hygiene, some times b-complex vit,. deficiency.

what ever may be the cause ..u start using some multi vitamins with zinc and use CHLORHEXIDINE containing mouth wash three times per day after each meal... thats it

this will definetly help u..
Answered: Sat, 2 Mar 2013
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