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I woke up yesterday...

I woke up yesterday morning to a very sore, swollen throat and if feels like strep. I took ibuprophen, gargled with listerine and stayed in bed all day so now my body is sore from being in bedsolong. I woke today and it isn't anybetter. I do not have insurance

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you had the symptoms? Do you have a fever?

It started yesterday morning. I kept waking up during the night with a sore throat (early Sunday morning). I have had a fever but have been taking ibuprophen

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

No. I have had strep before but it has been years

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Medical
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