Strep throat is a contagious disease, which causes inflammation and swelling in the back of your throat and tonsils. Those who develop strep throat will typically experience mild to severe symptoms within the first 4 days of coming into contact with the infection.
Common symptoms of strep throat include:
- Sore throat
- Red and swollen tonsils, with white patches/spots on them
- Swollen/tender lymph nodes
If you are suffering from any of the above-listed symptoms associated with strep throat, you can stop by AFC Urgent Care in Norwalk, CT 7 days a week, no appointment necessary.
Our physicians will be able to diagnose and treat your symptoms by using a strep test and having you feeling better in just a few days! We are conveniently located at 607 Main Avenue in Norwalk, CT and open Monday through Friday 8am to 8pm and Saturday and Sunday 8am to 5pm.