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Old 07-31-2004, 02:32 PM   #1
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chronic sore throat

i keep getting throat infections and low grade fevers the past yr. the fevers stay around 98 99.3 doesnt really go over that, but my throat has now hurt for 9 days im on my 2nd day of zithromax but still no change. any clues why i keep getting thorat infections. had blood work done they sd my blood counts are all good

 
Old 08-02-2004, 04:35 PM   #2
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Re: chronic sore throat

A relative or even your family pet could be the carrier that keeps re-infecting you. Have your pet or family members checked. Someone's dog kept reinfecting the whole family.

Also has the doctor checked to see that your immune system is functioning normally?

 
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Old 08-02-2004, 09:13 PM   #3
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Re: chronic sore throat

what tests do they do to check your immune system??

thanks

 
Old 08-04-2004, 11:33 AM   #4
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Re: chronic sore throat

I am not a doctor, but would a blood test to count your platelets and white blood cells show how well your immune system is?

 
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