Procedures & Tests - Strep Test

(This procedure/test may also be known as: Throat Cultures, Streptococcus Test)

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. Watch this video to see what happens.

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Related Conditions

Related Conditions
Here are some of the conditions related to this procedure/test. Select a condition to get more information and resources: Strep Throat.

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