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I have had a sore throat for 3 days. My tonsils and glands

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I have had a sore throat for 3 days. My tonsils and glands are swollen. Now there is a white layer on my tonsils. Should I go to the doctor or wait it out?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Oncology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

This is Dr. David

you should go to the doctors

and get a throat swab and culture to check for strep throat

you might need a course of antibiotics for strep throat.

do you have any fever?