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  1. StrepThroat: Sign,Symptoms andTreatment

  2. Whatisstrepthroat? Streptococcalpharyngitis,betterknownas strepthroat,isaninfectionofthethroat andtonsils.ItiscausedbygroupA streptococcus Onceyouhaveit,strepthroattypicallylasts seventotendays.

  3. Whatarethesymptoms? Feverover101F Nauseaorvomiting Stomachache Headache Lossofappetite Swollen,redtonsils

  4. Whoisatriskofstrepthroat? Spreadingstrepthroatisfairlyeasy.Any contactwithfluidsfromaninfectedperson’s throatornosecanputyouatrisk.Adults canspreadtheinfectiontoeachother,

  5. Howcanyoupreventstrep throat? Goodhygieneisyourbestdefenseagainst developingstrepthroat.Washyourhands regularly,anddonotshareutensilswith others.

  6. Thisarticleisoriginallyappearedon http://www.gonzabaurgentcare.com/strep-throat-signs-symptoms-treatment/