Though inflammation of tonsils is one of the most common signs of strep it is possible to develop strep throat without tonsils. The following write-up provides information on the contributory factors of this infection for those who have undergone tonsillectomy.
Strep throat is more dangerous than a sore throat because if left untreated, it can have dangerous repercussions. You may feel better automatically after a few days without taking medications. But, it can lead to serious problems later in your life, which will be discussed later in the article.