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Strep throat

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) -

Dr. Christopher Ayers is helping people with strep throat.

Typical symptoms are sudden onset of sore throat, fever and possible runny nose.

Strep throat is a contagious illness and can be spread to classmates and siblings by contact with saliva or mucus, sharing drinks with others, etc.

Treatment for strep throat includes antibiotics, to help prevent rheumatic heart disease.

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    Christopher Ayers, M.D.

    Chippenham Pediatrics 6510 Harbourview Court Midlothian, VA 23112 Phone 804-739-8166 Fax 804-639-6614 www.chippenhampediatrics.com Education: Undergraduate: University of Virginia, 2001 MedicalMore >>
    Chippenham Pediatrics
    6510 Harbourview Court
    Midlothian, VA 23112
    Phone 804-739-8166
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