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Dizziness after tonsillectomy

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Dr.    Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

, would i be safe to put a dip in and brush my teeth directly after I get done with it? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Prof. Kunal Saha MD

How long before I can smoke after a tonsillectomy an electronic cigarette ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ashwini Kolur MD

I had uup and tonsilectomy surgery 5 weeks ago. I don't think that I am sleeping much better yet. Should I be sleeping much better by now or will it take more time? View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashwini Kolur ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Sumit Bhatti MD

I had a tonsillectomy 6 days ago. Went into it with a cold , but my surgeon said it was fine to move forward with the procedure. Two days later, I developed what seemed to be the stomach flu . I wasn ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumit Bhatti ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.   Rajkishori Godhi MD

I am a 41 year old female, 4.5 days post-op tonsillectomy . My gums have been very swollen today and I find it difficult to open my mouth. I feel as if some of the scabs may have fallen off ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rajkishori Godhi ( ENT Specialist)

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Dr. Swarnava Dattagupta MD

My 10 year old son had a tonsillectomy 3 days ago he also has spinal muscular atrophy 2, he has ... is also dizzy. Could this be from the surgery or the pain medication? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Swarnava Dattagupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Abubakar Siddiqh MD

I had a tonsillectomy this morning. I am 23 years old if that matters. I tried to sleep about an hour after taking my last dose of pain meds. I woke up seeming to not remembering to breath or possibly ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abubakar Siddiqh ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.   Parth Goswami MD

Hello I had a tonsillectomy on Tuesday and I m recovering now, I have been taking pain killers but not eating too much, about an hour ago I had a dizzy spell and felt like I was going to pass out ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Parth Goswami ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

Hey It s been 13 days including the day of surgery since my tonsillectomy , I am 20 years old and a heavy weed smoker and was hoping i could get an answer to whether its alright or not to smoke by now. I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.      Honey Arora MD

hI mY SON HAD A TONSILLECTOMY 6 DAYS AGO. HE BAGAN EATING A BIT ABOUT THREE DAYS AGO BUT NOT MUCH ... HELPED HIM USE THE BATHROOM. IS THIS NORMAL AFTER A TONSILECTOMY. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Abubakar Siddiqh MD

yes.its normal, due to mucosal edema of tissues of throat.

Dr. Vidya KR MD

Hi, welcome to HCM. Tonsilar problems are common in children due to infections and rarely we see in adults and bleeding is main problem after surgery which is difficult to control in adults. Regards

Dr.    Rakesh Madhyastha MD

Hello Thanks for the query It is very unlikely that the bruises have anything to do with the tonsillectomy. If the bruises look like bleeding spots then I would want you to get a liver function test done along...