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My throat has been bothering me for a couple days now at

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My throat has been bothering me for a couple days now at first it was scratchy and now it hurts to swallow and my tonsil is swollen
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 months ago.

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This sounds like possible strep throat Andrea

You will need a rapid strep test and antibiotics most likely

I would go to urgent care near you

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