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Mono can cause the liver and/or spleen to enlarge to the point that it is vulnerable to a blunt injury, not uncommon in soccer. Assuming that she...
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There are many mono-like viral illnesses with similar symptoms and not all mono blood tests are very accurate. The best is an EBV panel, so hopefully...
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Don't worry! you are absolutely fine, you most likely have a run-of-the-mill sore throat. Naeglaria Fowleri are exceedingly rare, and the odds of...
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Waiting a few days makes sense. A few extra days of employing home remedies should not increase your chances of a complication occurring. I suggest...
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Hi Try this you gargle with ginger, and apple cider vinegar in warm water, got this from George Harrison's Living in a Material World DVD he got...
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Not all viral infections are influenza, so your self-diagnoses may have been incorrect. There are hundreds of different viruses that can cause flu...
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COPD is another name for emphysema, and it is not caused by a fall. There are many lung disorders that can mimic COPD so you may want to consider...
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If you are concerned that you contracted Strep throat from your mother (assuming she was properly tested and confirmed to have Strep), all you need...
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My advice: Go to your doctor, tell him your were self medicating z-pac for an assumed bacterial infection and that you do not like the side effects...
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Most sore throats are VIRAL, and viruses will not respond to antibiotics. A few sore throats are Strep, and Amox-Clav (Augmentin) would not be the...
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Those medications would be compatible, assuming your ten year old does not have any medical contraindications.
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These may be TONSILLITHS -- tiny tonsil stones from an accumulation of food debris. This is just a guess, however, since I can't see them over...
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No, soy milk is not "bad" when you have a cold, and will not adversely affect phlegm or a sore throat. Drink the soy milk if you would like.
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Most sore throats are VIRAL, especially when sore throats are accompanying a stuffy nose. You most likely have a bad cold and may not need a self...
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See a medical provider so you can be properly examined, and perhaps, tested for Strep. There are numerous, non-Strep reasons for a sore throat, like...
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