There are other things that can happen with strep throat. Scarlet fever is the best known: it is a combination of strep throat with a rash, usually on the abdomen and spread from there to the trunk, which consists of fine red bumps with paper-like consistency. The most important complications of strep throat, which usually do not occur unless the infection is left untreated for a long time, especially.
How to Diagnose Strep Throat?
The patient’s throat is swabbed for culture or a rapid strep test (5-15 min), which can be done in the doctor’s office. Some tests of rapid tests for the presence of antibodies against bacteria. If the rapid test is negative, a culture of monitoring (which takes 24 to 48 hours) can be achieved only if all or most of the symptoms of