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Question: tonsils w/ pus on them

 jsam26 - Thu Aug 25, 2005 6:01 pm

I have pus on my left tonsils, and my throat is kinda sore. yesterday i was really stiff but today im not. my temp in 99.5. also at the back of my throat is like this white strip thing. I've had a headache a little to. I'm not really that hungry either. I've had cramps off and on in my lower abdomen. and ive been tired. ill sleep for fifteen hours straight, stay up for 7 or 8 hours and then sleep. anyone have an idea why im so sick?
 Dr. Heba Ismail - Sun Aug 28, 2005 5:56 am

This is probably a strep sore throat that will need an antibiotic.
Kindly consult your doctor for examination and prescription.

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