I had never heard of Lemierre's syndrome until recently, while attempting to research my son's symptoms. My question is, is it possible to have Lemierre's for a long period of time? My reason for asking this is that my eleven year old son has had a sore throat and 104 fever at least twice a month for the past ten months. We have had numerous strep test, strep cultures, and mono tests, we have seen two different pediatricians, ENTs, allergists and for the past four months have been seeing an infectious disease specialist. So far we have no answers, and nothing seems to fit. He has been on antibiotics three times in the past ten months for ear infections, so I am not sure if those have inhibited any further symptoms. Just wondering if anyone had any thoughts or suggestions on what we should have him tested for.View Thread
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