I am 15 years old and my friend has a throat infection. I was along with him while he had the infection and now the roof of my mouth and throat is kind of sore. It feels like there is mucus stuck there and I have a weird taste in my mouth.
Could I have a throat infection? And if I do, is there anything I can do at home to get rid of this sore throat?
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I understand your concern. There are chances of spread of throat infection through:
Thus, there are fair chances that you might have acquired infection from your friend. You may now go for these investigations:
If report shows any infection like staphylococcus then consult an ENT otolaryngologiist online --> https://www.icliniq.com/ask-a-doctor-online/ENT-Otolaryngologist
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