Q1: Can you still get strep throat without tonsils?
A1: Yes, you can still get strep throat even if you don't have tonsils.
Q2: Why can you still get strep throat without tonsils?
A2: The Group A Streptococcus bacterium can still infect your throat even without tonsils.
Q3: What is strep throat?
A3: Strep throat is a bacterial infection that causes sore and scratchy throat.
Q4: Is strep throat common without tonsils?
A4: Strep throat accounts for only a small portion of sore throats, even without tonsils.
Q5: Can you get strep throat after tonsil removal?
A5: Yes, even after tonsil removal, you can still get sick with strep throat caused by the bacteria.