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I am a teacher recovering from tonsillitis. I have not taken

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I am a teacher recovering from tonsillitis. I have not taken antibiotics. I am now on day four of illness. Today my throat feels more like a normal sore throat and my glands are going down. Last night my throat was severe and I still had night sweats. Am I ready to return to work?
--any white spots on the back of your throat? Any fever?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
No white spots fever has gone used ibuprofen
OK This sounds viral then instead of bacterial as with a strep throat. Of course, I'm not your doctor but if I were, I'd say you're OK to return to work
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