Streptococcal pharyngitis

What is Streptococcal pharyngitis?

Streptococcal pharyngitis, streptococcal tonsillitis, or streptococcal sore throat (known colloquially as strep throat) is a type of pharyngitis caused by a group A streptococcus.

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Had strep pharyngitis - treated with amoxil. Then tonsils remained swollen (have been swollen x 2 years). treated with prednisone 60mg x5days. now...

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You have chronic tonsilltis. so after treating the present infection with a short course of antibiotics, plan for surgery i.e. tonsillectomy

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Every now and then I get one or two little red bumps on my vagina. The have very little itch to them. They pop up out of no where and are gone...

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there are usually fungal infections in that areas very common as this remaains wet and urine touches it everytime you pis
so keep local hygiene...

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Having stomach upset and diarrhea for a few weeks as well as tingling all over body. I had strep throat a month ago and was on augmetin. Had severe...

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Hi,
Possibly you have an irritable bowel but worthwhile ruling out an inflammatory bowel disease by doing an stool examination and colonoscopy....

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I got strep throat almost a month ago, doctor put me on amoxicillan but that didnt work after 10 days so now im on biaxin, but im 2 days away from...

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Hello, I recently went to sick call on base for a sore throat and persistent fever that started occuring over the past 48 hours. Over the course of...

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Since Thursday May 26th I ve been ill. It started off as a small little virus or bug that I suspected I got from a friend. Later, I got strep...

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My 4 year old daughter has a terrible headache. About 10 days ago she had strep throat. Then 4 days ago she had a virus. Both times she had a fever...

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Hello, My daughter is 8 years old. She complains she has a slight throat ache. I checked her throats and have seen a cluster of red dots (picture...

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My grand daughter is 6 years old and in the past week I have noticed she frowns involuntarily

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I HAVE A SORE THROAT . I LOOKED AT IT AND THERE IS A WHITE STREAK TOWARDS THE BACK OF MY THROAT ABOUT 1 AND 1/2 INCHES TOWARDS THE BACK OF MY...

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