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My throat is killing me when I swollen and I just looked and

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My throat is killing me when I swollen and I just looked and there is a white mucus line in the back of my throat.
JA: Any recent injuries? How long have you been dealing with the swelling?
Customer: No injuries.. just started Wednesday night
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No... I have been subbing at the schools and I've heard strep throat is going around.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Ravoof replied 1 month ago.

Dera customer,

Thank you for the question.

What is your concern regarding this? What treatment are you taking to relieve the throat pain? Did it help?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I have just been taking Tylenol.. wondering if I need an antibiotic
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Hello?
Expert:  Dr. Ravoof replied 1 month ago.

Dear customer,

Thank you for replying.

You may definitely need an antibiotic in view of the whitish lesions in the back of your throat and severe pain. So, you should go to your doctor for a diagnosis and antibiotic. Till then gargling with salt water will help.

Take care.

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Expert:  Dr. Ravoof replied 1 month ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Ravoof replied 1 month ago.

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