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Sore Throat in Children

High fever with a sore throat may be caused by a Strep or other bacterial infection. Some viral infections, such as mononucleosis, also can cause these symptoms.

Does your child have a high fever (102 degrees or higher)?

Yes, my child has a high fever.

No, my child does not have high fever.

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