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Sore throat with swollen Uvula

My husband has been complaining of a sore throat for 3 days. He woke up this morning to his Uvula swollen 5 times the normal size and the bottom of it was split like a fork? He says it really hurts. What is it and how do I treat it? My husband is 30 today and in good health.
Asked On : Sun, 3 Jul 2011
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Pediatrician 's  Response
hi welcome to health care magic,
Its acute tosilitis (part of sore throat) and need prompt treatment by Antibiotic and anagesic.please consult your family physician.
Answered: Sun, 3 Jul 2011
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It was severe uvulitis.
Answered: Fri, 8 Jul 2011
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