Getting a Strep Test (Video)

Getting a Strep Test (Video)

Espanol ButtonIf you have a sore throat, a doctor or nurse may wipe the back of your throat to test for strep bacteria. It won't hurt and it only takes a couple of seconds.





Note: All information is for educational purposes only. For specific medical advice, diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor.

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