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Pharmacies to offer strep throat swab testing and on-the-spot antibiotics


Not sure the swab will pick up to to quinsy, tonsillitis cancer or oral hairy leukoplakia. Some pharmacisits will pick them up. Some GPs will miss those diagnoses. But the odds I expect are certainly better with a GP. GPs do a lot of work that patients, and apparently health leaders do not understand. It’s worth pointing that out sometimes.

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22 Nov 2018

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