HomeTest Strep-A test
Now you can easily test for Strep-A easily, affordably and from the privacy of your home. Within 5 minutes you will know if streptococcus-A is the reason for the patient's sore throat, you will tell your physician and get the proper treatment.
Pack contains 2 tests.
Cost per test: 2.50 €.
2 HomeTest strep-A tests
By buying this product you can collect up to 1 point. Your cart will total 1 point that can be converted into a voucher of €0.30.
When your child complains of sore throat, most parents will think the worst, that is infected with streptococcus, mainly because you do not know the symptoms that this microbe can bring. To reassure you, we will explain what is the difference between a simple sore throat and throat infected with streptococcus-A.
Symptoms of simple sore throat
The usual sore throat accompanied by common flu symptoms: runny nose, congestion, cough and tenths. The pain caused by the secretions of the sinuses to neck. The neck looks red and sore, but without swelling or visible blemishes.
Symptoms of strep-A infected throat
These symptoms are more severe and indicates that a virus or microbe causes a sore throat of your child.
These symptoms include:
Fever: temperature greater than 38⁰C (100.40⁰F), because normally a simple cooling will not climbed above.
Sore Throat: The throat is dry and there is pain on swallowing.
Swollen tonsils: The tonsils are red and irritated and also have white purulent spots.
Lymph nodes: The lymph nodes on both sides of the neck - just below the jaw bone - are swollen and sensitive to touch.
With the HomeTest Strep-A test you can check yourself or your child so save yourself a visit to the laboratory, awaiting the results, and extra cost.