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White circle in throat, flap of skin near tonsils. Earlier removed tonsils and adenoids

Hello I had my tonsils and adenoids removed when i was 25. I m 41 and went to dentist for a cleaning and they saw an small flap of skin near where my tonsils were. He did a cancer screening and I don t have cancer. I didn t know it was there and when I looked I saw what looked like a whiteish circle on my right side of throat . What would cause this?
Asked On : Mon, 17 Dec 2012
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it may be oropharynegal candidasis better to do culture sensitivity of ur throat swab by any pathologist to confirm the nature of your disease. candidasis is a fungal infection
Answered: Tue, 18 Dec 2012
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