Can strep throat cause meningitis in infants?

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

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Can strep throat cause a rash on the neck?

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 »

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 »

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 »

I have strep throat. My boyfriend said sperm will eat the strep and make me feel better. Is it true?

These people are totally ignorant, especially the chick that claims she is married to a doctor, I seriously doubt his jaw hit the floor, unless he is double jointed, which brings me to this questi... Read More »