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White patches on tonsils yielding foul smelling discharge - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   on my tonsils I have slits and small holes that when you press on them you get white stuff comeing out of there ,it is foul smelling and jelly like what can this be, some times it is not jelly like but most of time it is
Doctor :   HI
Doctor :   May I know your age and gender?
Doctor :   Do you have any symptoms?
User :   male, 58
User :   no
Doctor :   May I know, why you were trying to manipulate with your tonsils then?
User :   because of the white stuff on there
Doctor :   Since when did you notice those white patches?
User :   had them for a long time
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   They may be signs of acute on chronic inflammation of the tonsils.
Doctor :   I would like to know few more details about you to help you better.
Doctor :   Can I proceed?
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