Can strep throat cause a rash on the neck?

Answer On One Hand: Neck Rash is PossibleAccording to an article published in January, 2010 by Medline Plus, some strains of bacteria that cause sore throat can also cause a rash that is similar to a rash... Read More »

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Does strep throat cause a skin rash?

A strep rash, which is also known as scarlatina, usually occurs when a strep throat condition develops or is present. Strep throat is an infection of the throat caused by Streptococcus bacteria. Wh... Read More »

Strep throat followed by stiff neck and chest pains?

The stiff neck may be a sign of meningitis. Sometimes a viral or bacterial infection can enter the nervous system, causing meningitis. A check of this is to stand up and try to touch your chin to y... Read More »

Can strep throat cause meningitis in infants?

If there is no improvement in two to three days after starting an antibiotic the child should be reviewed by a doctor.

What could be the cause of throat pain on only one side - not strep?

You don't say how long this has been going on. If less than two weeks, just give it some time. Chances are high that it is a burned throat that will heal itself with or without seeing a doctor. Avo... Read More »