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Sons tonsil is swoolen but not red

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Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

My sons throat is red and hurting. It looks sort of like a sponge it appears he has holes on his throat. He is a 15 years old. What could this be? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ronald Schubert ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal MD

Hello, My son is 12 years old. He got tonsil infection. he got fever from the day before yesterday. His throat is red and swollen. He refused to go to clinic. I have Amoxicillin 500mg capsule at home ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar MD

Good Morning. This is a weird question, but my son is teaching in Thailand and has a horrible case of tonsillitis . He went to the doctor three days ago and received an injection of antibiotic. He has been ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushik K Murthy MD

my son is 11 years old ,he has a tonsils problem till today.what you sugges me about that .i am thinking to remove tonsils. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushik K Murthy ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Lohit K MD

my son is 8 years old and has type 1 diabetes . He has had a headache for a day or so and wakes with a sore throat . Tonight throat hurts and tonsils swollen with what looks like craters...I've never seen ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Lohit K ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.       Harry Maheshwari MD

Hi, My daughter has dark red lines on her tonsils,they look kind of like bloody veins. I have never noticed them before and am not sure if that is the way they always look - my sons both have... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harry Maheshwari ( Dentist)
Dr. Varinder Joshi MD

My son is 8 yrs old. He is frequently suffering in tonsil stones. He is taking Augumentin duo for 7 days, still one stone i see in the morning in the left side . During this period he is suffering red ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Varinder Joshi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.       Harry Maheshwari MD

My 6 year old son has a sore throat. I had him say ahhh while i looked at it. Its a little red but i noticed for the first time, a small tongue looking thing at the back of his tongue ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harry Maheshwari ( Dentist)
Dr. Vijai Laxmi Agarwal MD

My 5-year old son complained of a sore throat (no other symptoms). I looked inside his mouth and his tongue looks fine but the back of his throat is red. His tonsils have tiny red veins running ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vijai Laxmi Agarwal ( Sexologist)
Dr.  Hiren Hirpara MD

Hi My son is nearly 4 and just put him to bed, as he opened his mouth to yawn, I noticed both tonsils either side have red blood veins in them, really bright. Do you know what this could be? He ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hiren Hirpara ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

It means you are having inflammation of the tonsils - tonsillitis.

Dr.  Abubakar Siddiqh MD

acute tonsillitis, requires antibiotics.

Dr.  Satvinder Bakshi MD

hello , your son is suffering from acute follicular tonsillitis and will need antibiotics for it , please meet your doctor soon. thanks