Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
182 Doctors are Online

Was diagnosed with pharyngitis. Had sore throat and white patches on tonsils. What is wrong?

Ok I was diagnosed with pharyngitis I had a sore throat white patches on tonsils and really swollen tonsils and lymph nodes. I did not take the medicine to get rid of infection is it possible since I didn t take medicine it could spread and cause pain under left side of tongue and pain in left jaw and ear headaches also a white looking bump under my tongue the bump is not painful to touch at all
Asked On : Thu, 16 Aug 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  180
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
ENT Specialist 's  Response
hello. it is possible that the infection has spread, i would recommend you meet your ENT doctor and please take the antibiotics if he asks you to do so. thanks
Answered: Sat, 28 Dec 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor