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dd just came home from school with a sore throat and a fever.what does strep look like.i dont want to call the drs because last time she had this they said give her motrin....they didnt want to see her....

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Asked by cleo1977 at 3:15 PM on Mar. 3, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • I'd still make an appt to have a strep test done. They can't tell you no! A physician's asst. can give 1 so you don't need to spend hrs at the drs. Strep is both sore throat and fever. Throat will be red, can be swollen. Lymph nodes on neck behind jaw will be swollen and tender.

    Answer by kitkabob at 3:56 PM on Mar. 3, 2010

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