Sore Throat | Symptoms


What are the symptoms of tonsillitis and strep throat?

  • Sore throat
  • Fever
  • Headache
  • White patches in your throat or on your tonsils
  • Pain when you swallow
  • Red and swollen tonsils
  • Swollen, sore glands in your jaw and throat
  • Abdominal pain (usually in children)
  • Vomiting (usually in children who have strep throat)

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Reviewed/Updated: 01/11
Created: 01/96