Scarlet fever untreated

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1873691 tn?1320353820 WebMD said that it an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> go untreated 3-7 days with or without treatment but that's just a website and I'd like to hear from some real people who have had a similar experience or someone who knows what he/she is talking about. I've heard 3-7 days, I've heard sc<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rlet <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>, I've heard it an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> get into your blood stream if went untreated, etc. all I want is the real answer: What happens if it goes untreated? Will anything happen if it goes untreated?
Avatar n tn an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran> instance, I was diagnosed after a severe bout of sc<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rlet <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>. Bacteria thrive in uncontrolled diaan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>tic people an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>cause the high sugar levels help breed bacteria. So many of us do develop secondary problems that send us to the doctor, and then find out that the root problem is diaan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>tes that made our bodies succumb to the secondary problems. I was 12 when diagnosed, and my identical twin was checked and diagnosed at the same time.
Avatar n tn redness in both eyes changes around the lips, tongue, or mouth changes in the fingers and toes, such as swelling, discoloration, or peeling a rash in the trunk or genital area a large swollen lymph node in the neck red, swollen palms of hands and soles of feet if Kawasaki disease is suspected, the doctor may order tests to monitor heart function (such as an echocardiogram) and might take blood and urine samples to rule out other conditions, such as scarlet an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>feveran>, measles, Rocky Mountain
Avatar n tn Strep is contagious until you an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> get some antibiotics an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran> it. and untre<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ted strep an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> lead to sc<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rlet <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>, or in very rare cases kidney failure(don't worry that won't happen). But I know my brother had untreated strep and he got a rash on his back, thats when we knew, so it wouldn't hurt to go get it checked out. Good luck!
Avatar n tn the little lump which is very near to my left tonsil, isn't white, its seems to an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean> like a blister ( i think) but the back of my throat has like white spots on it, also my gums are going white around my teeth, i did have my wisdom teeth took out last year the back ones at the top, and i smoked afterwards, thats when i noticed the whiteness on my gums, but the white spots in the back of my throat i didn't really take much notice of them untill now...
Avatar n tn he's 48, diaan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>tic (a1c test is 10) has gastroparsis, cardiomyoptathy, had scarlet <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> untre<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ted as a boy - doc said valves are ok, bitten by a lace water monitor with a gram neg. bacteria serveral years ago - treated but think there are residual effects myself and a smoker of 2 packs a day. Yes - he really needs to stop smoking. Today we learned that his heart is slightly enlarged on the left side.
Avatar m tn The onset of strep throat is characterised by sudden high an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>feveran> and a severe sore throat. The bacterium responsible an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran> sc<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rlet <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>, a strep-related illness, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> also cause pharyngitis. Micro-organisms such as the yeast an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>dida an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> produce a sore throat. a sore throat an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> also result from exposure through oral sex to the bacterium that causes gonorrhoea.
Avatar n tn Left untreated, however, the strep infection an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> weaken the immune system and allow secondary infections such as Sc<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rlet <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> then on to Rheumatic an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>feveran> to develop (I had both of these and it was pretty intense - I almost died during my struggle with Rheumatic and I now have Mytrovalve Prolapse and other leaky heart valves as a result of that an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>feveran>).
Avatar n tn aLL I KEEP GETTING UP IS STRaWan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>RRY TONGUE ONLY OCCURS WHEN ITS EITHER SC<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>RLET <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> OR SOME OTHER DESEaSE WHICH I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>T PRONOUNCE an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>GINNING WITH KWIRK OR SOMETHING. YET THE DOC WONT EVEN DO a TEST OR HELP. HE KNOWS ITS not FLU OTHERWISE HE WOULD HaVE SaID SO aND not TREaTED EaCH SYMPTOM SEPERaTELY! THE COLLECTING THE BLOOD IS a GOOD IDEa THaNK YOU...I WILL TRY THaT SEE if THE DOC WILL HELP ME THEN! MaNY THaNKS TO BOTH OF YOU....PLEaSE MORE COMMENTS OR aDVICE IS VERY MUCH aPPRECIaTED!
195647 tn?1198854134 if left untreated it an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> lead to sc<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rlet <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>, which is not desireable. Mono, on the other hand, is a virus which it's effects an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> last an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran> months, but usually the sore throat part lasts only about a week. Mono is typically accompanied by sever fatigue and loss of appetite, and requires lots of rest. I would have a throat culture aSaP, and probably some blood work if you feel severly fatigued as well. Hope this helps, good luck.
Avatar f tn But it an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> cause rheumatic <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>, rheumatoid arthritis,sc<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rlet <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> etc. if left untre<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ted along with a lot of other skin and other infections. Since it is over 200 it could an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>presentan> but unless they do another test in about 2-3 weeks to see if it goes up such as a 4 fold rise in titer from this result to the next there is no way to tell if it is an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>presentan> or past. if it doesn't go up it is past infection.
Avatar f tn I assumed as I had 4 week relationship with unprotected oral/penetrative sex that if I didn't have Chlaymida/Gon down there i wouldn't have it orally? Does this make sense? Could my oral problems an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean> something else? Perhaps Strep as my son had Sc<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rlet an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>feveran>? 4) What else should I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean> tested an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran>? I still just don't feel well. To make it worse, hubby woke up this morning at 5am with night sweats, went to the bathroom and fainted. He's also an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>en vomiting all day.
Avatar m tn I thought i was doing really good and wanting to start ttc again until i got sick in the middle of june and found out that i got sc<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rlet <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> from untre<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ted strep throat. Had to spend 5 days in the hospital and now am finally feeling an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>tter. Does this get any an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>tter?
Avatar n tn She's 25 now and has no idea why she did this back then; she just did. The sequelae of untre<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ted Group a an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>ta strep are acute rheumatic <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> and acute glomerulonephritis, so you an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>'t not treat this organism. From the same article - an interesting paragraph: "Sometimes families express concern regarding the delay of 24-48 hours that is required to obtain a result of throat culture.
Avatar dr m tn if your palate and tongue structures are predisposed to falling back easily due to sleeping on your back and muscle relaxation in deep sleep, then having a stuffy nose an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> aggravate further collapse downstream. Untre<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ted obstructive sleep apnea an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> lead to chronic fatigue, depression, anxiety, weight gain, high blood pressure, heart disease, heart attack and stroke. ____________________________________________ Steven Y. Park, M.D.
Avatar n tn It took 3 weeks from the time the symptoms started to find out why from a dermatologist and my doctor that I had had sc<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rlet <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>. From that time until now I have dealt with pain in my joints, my hands and feet. I keep going to the doctors an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran> help knowing it is not in my head, they an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> not give me a strong direction I fight everyday to keep moving but my feet are so sore and hard to walk on.
Avatar f tn I had constant <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>, and the most horrible waves of painfully severe flu-like illness, and during the highest an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>feveran>s I had mental confusion and memory loss. at one point I thought I was dying. Finally an oral pain specialist said I'd probably an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>en on the wrong antibiotics an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran> the kind of infection I had and put me on clindamycin. In 2 weeks on it I was feeling MUCH an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>tter, and the infection felt dramatically reduced.
550746 tn?1250130369 i wouldnt up with scarlet an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>feveran>...
1417393 tn?1292451926 at its worst I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan>'t eat or drink the nausea is so bad, indigestion, I get chills an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran> hours at a time but with no <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> that I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> tell, and bad headaches. None of these symptoms are relieved by bowel movements and I don't get cramping. They have diagnosed stomach virus and mesenteric lymphadenitis almost 3 months ago; both of which should “go away within a week on their own”… 2 and a half months ago. I have an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>en put on 2 other antibiotics.
Avatar n tn Saw my general doctor to make sure it wasn't something more serious like Sc<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rlet <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>, etc. Got the OK. Then saw my OB at 12 weeks. She said it was not Pupps and recommended me see a Dermatologist. Saw one yesterday, who said that it could either an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean> Early Pupps or Papular Urticaria. She also too 2 biopsy's of the hives to test an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran> other more serious things. Just like you all, this is so frusterating.
Avatar n tn Got sc<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rlet <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> (kid I visited was not quarantined in the 1940s) and when it was over I then came down with Rheumatic an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>feveran>. You do not want that. My mom was a nurse an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran> everything much like a doctor actually. So she moist hot packed me all over, the doctor (came to home) put me on sulfa (all there was). Mom pushed those hydrotherapy sessions daily if not more, and she ground up sulfa pills every four hours 24/7.
Avatar m tn Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and/or tic disorders suddenly appear following a strep infection (such as strep throat or sc<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rlet <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n>); or The symptoms of OCD or tic symptoms suddenly an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>come worse following a strep infection. The symptoms are usually dramatic, happen “overnight and out of the blue,” and an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> include motor and/or vocal tics, obsessions, and/or compulsions.
Avatar m tn + Tonsillitis frequently as a child, mostly an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran>e age 16, and I still have my tonsils. + Sc<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>rlet <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> 3 times an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran>e age 10. + Sinus infections at least once every other year since I was a child. + I fly/travel a lot. However, unlike most of us on this an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran>um I am not overweight. I exercise frequently and I also don't travel via plane as often as I used to as a child or in college. I've never an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>en to a doctor about this.
Avatar n tn She is now 14 and from an early age she was always very sick with croup and <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> and they missed the diagnosis of asthma (didn't diagnose her until she was 13, and only an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>cause I was so fed up with her constantly an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>ing told she had sinusitis and given one antibiotic after another). She saw a pulmonologist and she not only had asthma, but also severe acid reflux that caused vocal cord dysfunction (larynegeal reflux).
Avatar n tn My daughter had to have a cat san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran> head aches and it ended up an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>ing a deep sinus infection so the doctor put her on a long time antibiotic to make sure the infection goes all the way away. She never ran a <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> with the infection so I did not think it could an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean> an infection --but you an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>canan> have a sinus infection and no an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>feveran>. I have had this an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran> about 8 years on and off and it comes and goes.
Avatar n tn I just wondered what other people experience when they have missed an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>ats, what symptoms do you get, if any.
Avatar n tn 11 years ago i was diagnosed with glandular <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>fever</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> and 3 months later contracted ross river virus via a mosquito bite. a type of viral arthritus that attacks the immune system, joints and muscles. I was in an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>d an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran> 4 weeks straight and was in so much continual aching pain that i couldnt change the tv with the remote as my fingers hurt to much. The worst joints seem to an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean> the ones most used. I then discovered N+ and an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bean>gan on 6 a day.