Strep Throat Treatment

Group A streptococcus bacteria is the main reason behind the disease in humans. Conditions such as swelling of the lymph nodes in the neck and loss of appetite are seen in individuals suffering from strep throat. A rapid strep test is conducted to confirm the diagnosis before a treatment of antibiotic is started to cure the disease.

Group A streptococcus bacteria is the main reason behind the disease in humans. Conditions such as swelling of the lymph nodes in the neck and loss of appetite are seen in individuals suffering from strep throat. A rapid strep test is conducted to co ... More

Health Q&A
Itching in ear

My son feels like there is something in his ear all the time. We tried to look into the ear and feel there is se wax kind of discharge in his ear. We have put sollywax few days ago.

Throat issue

I have acid reflux and seasonal allergies so usually my throat feels a bit uncomfortable. I do not have tonsils but I see big red veins in the back of my throats and orangish bumps there as well. I feel the same as normal daily post nasal drip & occasional food coming up with the acid reflux. Is there anything wrong with my throat? I'm a bit worried. Ive gotten strep 2 times before back to back at the end of last year surprisingly I was shocked I had strep bc I just had a sore throat but otherwise felt the same.

Swelling n pain in throat

My mom is suffering from pain n swelling in throat since one month.....ENT doc. said everything's fine ...but d problem is still there n not cured wid med also

Severe throat pain

Experiencing a severe throat pain on right side, while swalloing pain rises and ear is paining along with the throat

Mumps treatment or vaccine

My gf has mumps ,detected one day before .she visited me 4 days before this detection.should i take any vaccine or medicine as we kissed.i dnt have any symptoms till now . Please prescribe.

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Adenoid Surgery

One of the surgeries done by the doctor.Adenoid removal is a type of surgery to take out the adenoid glands. The adenoid glands sit behind our nose above the roof of our mouth. ... The adenoids are often taken out at the same time as the tonsils (tonsillectomy). Adenoid removal is also ...

Atrophic Rhinitis

Atrophic rhinitisDefinition: Atrophicrhinitis is defined as a chronic nasal disease characterised by progressiveatrophy of the nasal mucosa along with the underlying bones ofturbinates.  There is also associated presence of viscid secretion which rapidlydries up ...

Demystifying Thyroid Diseases

The Thyroid is an endocrine gland present in the neck of every human being. It is a very important gland which is essential for life. Thyroid gland produces two important hormones known as Thyroxine (T3) and levothyroxine (T4) which are responsible for maintaining human metabolism. In other ...

Headaches: Types, Facts & other Things You Need to Know

Headache or cephalgia is one of the most common form of pain encountered in our daily life. almost everyone suffers from headache at least once in their life. People who suffer headache once in a while usually neglect it as its considered  common among general population. There are people ...

Myths and Facts About Ear Wax

All  ear blocks are not due to wax Wax is nothing but secretion of modified sweat glands mixed with desquamated epithelial cells and keratin shed from tympanic membrane It  has protective function of lubricating ear canal & entraps any foreign ...

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Dr. Ravi Sachidananda - Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Specialist
Dr. Ravi Sachidananda Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Specialist (MS - ENT, DNB (ENT), MRCS (UK), Diploma in Otorhinolaryngology (DLO), Masters in Speech Language Pathology, FRCS - General Surgery) 23 years experience People Tree Hospitals
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Dr. Anita Krishnan - Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Specialist
Dr. Anita Krishnan Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Specialist (MBBS, Diploma in Otorhinolaryngology (DLO), DNB (ENT), Diploma in Medical Law and Ethics (PGDMLE)) 23 years experience Bangalore ENT Care Centre
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Dr. Alok Banka - Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Specialist
Dr. Alok Banka Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Specialist (MBBS, MS - Otorhinolaryngology) 13 years experience Cogent Care
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Dr. Rekha A R - Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Specialist
Dr. Rekha A R Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Specialist (Diploma in Otorhinolaryngology (DLO), MBBS) 13 years experience Care ENT and Child Health Clinic
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Dr. Sankarshana V T - Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Specialist
Dr. Sankarshana V T Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Specialist (MBBS, Diploma in Otorhinolaryngology (DLO), fellowship in voice surgery, Fellowship In Phonosurgery) 21 years experience Dr. N.M. Thimmarayappa's Clinic
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