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My daughter had red spots on the back of her throat and is

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My daughter had red spots on the back of her throat and is in a lot if pain she's 5 what could this be?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.
Hello,
Thank you for your question,
I’m Dr. Saha and I’ll try to help you.
Since when is she having the symptoms?
How is her temperature?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
She's had it 2 days the pain is uncontrollable I've given her max if Advil and Tylenolaybe even more than recommended and no relief constant crying I'm on way to hospital what could it be yes a fever low grade off and on and severe pain and red spots and inflamed in throat . Can they give something stronger for pain! And what can this be
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.
Thank you for the information,
I was offline when you replied.
Her symptoms can be pharyngitis or tonsillitis.
It is good that you are taking her to hospital.
Throat swab culture, mono, strep test, blood count can be taken.
If the strep test positive, then antibiotic can be started.
Advil can be better to reduce the pain and inflammation.
Try to give more fluid.
Depending on the test results, doctor can decide the treatment.
Hope she will get relieved.
If there’s anything else I can do, please let me know.
If you are satisfied, please rate my answer as good or excellent.
Regards.

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