What are the symptoms?
The most common symptoms of strep throat are:
- A sudden, severe sore throat.
- Pain when you swallow.
- Fever over 101F.
- Swollen tonsils and lymph nodes
- White or yellow spots on the back of a bright red throat.
You may also have a headache and belly pain. Less common symptoms are a red skin rash, vomiting, not feeling hungry, and body aches.
Thank you WebMD. I have a Doctor's appointment at 11:15. I'll update you on the prognosis.