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Suggest Treatment For Swollen Tonsils

Had strep pharyngitis - treated with amoxil. Then tonsils remained swollen (have been swollen x 2 years). treated with prednisone 60mg x5days. now strep - but tonsils still swollen and occluding orifice from mouth to pharynx. able to eat and drink but feel horrible. any suggestions?
Tue, 10 May 2016
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You have chronic tonsilltis. so after treating the present infection with a short course of antibiotics, plan for surgery i.e. tonsillectomy
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Suggest Treatment For Swollen Tonsils

You have chronic tonsilltis. so after treating the present infection with a short course of antibiotics, plan for surgery i.e. tonsillectomy