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Swollen tonsils with dry lips and mouth

I was diagnosed with bacterial tonsilitus, but now i can feel a lump aat the back of my swollen tonsils, i also keep getting dry lips and inside mouth.... please help thanks
Asked On : Sat, 2 Apr 2011
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If you would please clarify how long ago you were diagnosed to have tonsillitis and the treatment you received ?
Answered: Sat, 2 Apr 2011
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Welcome to HealthcareMagic.
Firstly it is highly unlikely to be cancer. Where exactly do you have the swelling ? If it is inside your throat dont worry about it but get it checked with your Doctor.
If you have a swelling at the back of your neck , it probably could be a lymph node swelling.
Take care.
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