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Tonsillectomy red marks scab fell off

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Dr. James M. Schwartz MD

Daughter is on day 11 after tonsillectomy . It has gone well. No bleeding. Threw up once at onset. Waiting for scabs to fall off but not sure what to look for? She needs to fly to Colorado to get back ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. James M. Schwartz ( General & Family Physician)
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)
Dr. Sudhir MD

My daughter hemorrhaged severly at day fifteen post op tonsillectomy--from an artery . She is three ... scabs are still there. I couldn't see much but I did see something black looking in the back of her ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.   Arnab Banerjee MD

seems to be going well - I cannot see any scabs anymore, but there is a small bit on my tonsil beds ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arnab Banerjee ( Critical Care Specialist)
Dr. Harish Naik MD

is it normal to get red bumps in the holes where the tonsils use to be 16 days after a tonsillectomy , i have had post op infections and bleeding ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harish Naik ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

Hi, I had a tonsillectomy 2 weeks ago and ended up having to have it re-cauterized after a week. The scabs fell off on day 4 after the re- cauterization but I just looked at my throat and it looks like... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Paparaja S MD

Whenever I get sick my tonsils are usually hit first. (Redness, swelling, pain, tonsil stones even when not ill) What are the conditions to be eligible for tonsillectomy? My left tonsil is very sore ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Paparaja S ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Jagdish Chaturvedi MD

, and i dont know how to explain the white marks on my toncils, but it looks like white marble, but its ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jagdish Chaturvedi ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.       Harry Maheshwari MD

Im 23 and am on day 9 of tonsillectomy recovery. The last 3 mornings I ve been waking up extremely sore (I assume scabs are falling off), with a little blood? There s only a tiny tint of it in my spit ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harry Maheshwari ( Dentist)
Dr.  Satvinder Bakshi MD

looked back in my throat with a flashlight and saw a big red spot forming. Is that my scab falling off ...Hi, I had a tonsillectomy 8 days ago and just went up to get a drink cause my throat was... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Satvinder Bakshi ( ENT Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Albana Sejdini MD

Hi my dear, Usually, liquid diet is recommended after tonsillectomy to avoid laceration of mucosa. If this diet is not followed, bleeding and hurting spots are the final results. Avoid hot drinks/foods is also...

Dr.  Shahid Hassan MD

Hi, go for tonsillectomy. Thanks

Dr.  Satvinder Bakshi MD

Well, that depends on the place and expertise of the surgeon operating. thanks