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Swabbing for strep

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doctor1 MD

I just came back from my family physician and he swabbed my throat and I have strep throat . I started antibiotics this afternoon. I am a newborn nursery nurse and need to know when I am safe to go ...

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Hi doctor. i have few concerns 1.I had protected sex with a csw 2.Got strep throat after 2 days Now my worry is that strep throat is a symptom of ars? i took a hiv test in 14 days and was negative I ...

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I went to the doctor s to get a strep test done and I didn t witness the nurse wash her hands (she wasn t wearing gloves either) when she administered the swab in my mouth. I am very afraid of germs ...

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Hi, I had sore throat , and went to get it checked. They took a swab, and sent it in. I could not wait, so after two days I went to get a rapid strep test at a different clinic. It came back negative ...

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strep swab. It was neg and dr said to stop antibiotics. The pain was gone after 3 days of antibiotics ... of blood on my ear swab . Any thing alarming? It was one time but nothing else. The sore throat is when i ...

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. Went to a clinic. Doc took a swab, and I had to get a prescription... (30) Fucidin H 2% & 1%. Fusidic ..., I get a call from some gal at the clinic that told me I had Light A Penis Strep and that it should ...

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culture swab for strep B came back positive three times in the last 3 months. Course of oral antibiotics, course of vaginal antibiotics, probiotocs orally, probiotics vaginally, and no results. What ...

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Hi. I was diagnosed with strep on Saturday (even though the doctor didn t do a swab test). I am currently taking cefadroxil 500 mg, twice a day. This may be a completely silly question, by my 21st ...

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, then another one for 7. It help ease the symptoms but nothing went away. Finally my GP did a swab and I tested ...

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My son age 5 has been diagnosed three times with strep throat and most recently they decided not to swab his throat since he also had a double ear infection. Hes on amoxicillin for 10 days, but the last ...

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. Does anyone have any similar experiences? The swab for strep came back negative but the doctor ...Hi, My son had his tonsils removed a month ago and now has strep throat and scarlet fever. He ...

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t have strep throat, although I have an extremely painful sore throat. She didn t perform a throat swab. Does the white blood count completely eliminate the chance of it being strep throat? ...

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months I have had two diagnosed cases of strep throat. Also, A few weeks ago, food and tonsillitis began collecting in holes and folds in the back of my throat. Besides removing the debris with a cotton swab, what ...

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doubt it was strep, the Dr didn t swab my throat and i had no other symptoms except white spots which I ...I believe i have been wrongly prescribed antibiotics for strep throat when all I had was a bit ...

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doctor1 MD

May be Strep or mono. Visit a doctor.

doctor1 MD

Simply put, it could be. However, a strep throat swab is needed to accurately diagnose or rule out strep infection.

doctor1 MD

signs willbe sore throat iritation dry cough, and mild fever. tobe treated with antibiotic. it is better to take throat swab and culter sensitivity done.