- Throat pain
- Difficulty swallowing
- Swollen lymph nodes
If left untreated
Untreated strep throat can cause infections in other areas of the ear, nose, and throat. The most common spread of infection includes the tonsils and ear infections. Not treating strep throat can prolong the symptoms, making it harder to get back to work or school. DispatchHealth can help relieve your strep throat symptoms and non-life-threatening conditions today – contact us to learn more.
Medically reviewed by Dr. Phil Mitchell MD, MS on October 3rd, 2019