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White patches around the back of my throat.

i have a white patches at the back of my throat from tonsil to tonsil and around the (uvala)? i have no pain and no smell, i do smoke hand mades and take symbicort 200, i have no fever and feel well, any help would be greatful
Asked On : Sun, 20 Feb 2011
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How long you smoke. and why you are taking symbicort. There are two chances one because you smoke there might be fibrosis around tonsilar area which is precancerous condition better to quit smoking and another is since you are taking symbicort which is steroid if you use for long period there is chance of getting fungal infection. Consult ent specialist get throat examined
Answered: Mon, 21 Feb 2011
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