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Had a sore throat and notice small red bumps on my throat

So I had a sore threat around 7 days ago (got a cough afterwards, and a slight cold) and I checked my throat in the mirror with a light and i noticed small red bumps at the back of my mouth. This was the first time i've ever actually looked at my throat when sick so I don't know if this is a normal occurrence. My sore throat has been gone for 3 days now, and I only cough a bit at night now, i'm mostly fine already just the lingering cough and very slightly runny nose but the red bumps are still there. I don't know if this is caused by the sickness or if I already had these before hand. Any idea what these are? link to a picture of the bumps: imgur.com/a/tAkpZ
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replied September 15th, 2017
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. YOu are almost there till full recovery. Supportive care is all you need. Home remedies will help.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
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Khan
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