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Symptom Checker

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Coughs and Colds

Strep commonly causes a white film or white spots to form on your throat. It is important to identify strep throat because it can cause complications if it is not treated with antibiotics.

Do you see a white film or white spots on your throat?

Yes, I see a white film or white spots.

No, I do not have any white film or spots on my throat.

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