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Strep Throat in Infants

When to Seek Help

It is possible that a sore throat is strep, although it can also be something more serious. If your infant has any of the following symptoms, contact your healthcare provider:
 
  • Temperature higher than 101ºF (38.3ºC)
  • Swelling in the neck or tongue
  • Difficulty breathing, swallowing, or opening the mouth
  • Excessive drooling
  • Stiff neck.
     
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