Do you think we might have strep throat too?

Patient : Okay so I babysit and the two children that have strep throat. Their on antibiotics now although I babysat for one day when they weren't on antibiotics yet or hadn't been to the doctor, and he sneezed near my face on my neck and chest. My 6 year old daughter came with me to babysit and her throat started hurting the day after, and now had bad diarrhea the next day. It has only been 2 days since symptoms started. Also other than the occasional symptoms we feel fine. My throat just feels a little funny and I have to clear it a lot, and I felt nauseated for a little while yesterday. Can you catch it from in the air close to your face or skin contact, and do you think it sounds as if we have it too? Thanks!
Symptoms:  Daughter: Throat pain, Diarrhea Myself: Throat feels itchy/have to clear throat, nausea
Doctor :   This question is currently in queue and will be answered shortly by one of our doctors. In the meantime you may browse our library of answered questions by clicking here.

Related Q&A

Q: I have strep throat and need meds

Q: I just had a urinalysis all was normal except test strip blood: moderate protein 30+ in the sediment microsco...

Q: Hi, My 9 year old has a swollen lymph node about the size of a grape on her anterior cervical neck. She has had strep...

Q: I'm a generally healthy 33 yr old Male. Around mid december 2016 i felt symptoms of strep throat. Doctor gave me one ...

Q: Reference ID 541038. I wanted to write to advise how I am going. I have been on the multi vitamin and the other vitam...


Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon