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I have a swelling under my tongue and a sore throat both

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hi I have a swelling under my tongue and a sore throat both of which are getting worst
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.
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I am sorry you are having swelling under your tongue and sore throat.

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you could be having a viral or bacterial throat infection like strep throat.

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you should see a doctor at the hospital or A&E department and get a throat culture to look for infection.

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you might need a course of antibiotics if you are found to have an infection.

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do you have any fever or pain in your throat?

Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.
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Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.
Dr. David :

This is Dr. David

Dr. David :

I am sorry you are having swelling under your tongue and sore throat.

Dr. David :

you could be having a viral or bacterial throat infection like strep throat.

Dr. David :

you should see a doctor at the hospital or A&E department and get a throat culture to look for infection.

Dr. David :

you might need a course of antibiotics if you are found to have an infection.

Dr. David :

do you have any fever or pain in your throat?