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Swollen gums and lymph nodes, currently on third day of antibiotics

I started off with a sore throat with blisters on the back(or cold sores ) with a fever and chills. then now i have cold sores all over mouth including tounge and gums are swollen. went to dr. and negative for strep throat however he wasnt sure what it was. Sore throat seems to be gone but rest continues. I am currently on my third day of antibiotics.....what do i do?
Asked On : Sun, 15 May 2011
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The blisters on your throat was granular pharyngitis, those are the enlarged lymphoid follicles. Cold sore on the tongue and gums could be canker sores. You need to take multivitamins along with the antibiotics, drink plenty of water. You will be alright, any more doubts you are welcome.

Dr. Naveen Kumar
Answered: Sun, 15 May 2011
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