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What causes chronic tonsillitis and quinsy

Premium Questions

Dr. Luchuo Engelbert Bain MD

I have had chronic tonsillitis and 10 bouts of quinsy over the past year. I have just had a tonsillectomy . I am worried that there is a problem with my immune system. What could cause... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Luchuo Engelbert Bain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Abubakar Siddiqh MD

hi, i have a lump on my pharyngopalantine arch,its causing on and off throbbing pain thats serve daily for 1year. also the tonsil is larger than my other on this side. iv had a ct scan which found ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abubakar Siddiqh ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal MD

Small yellow/flesh colored asymptotic bump on what I believe is the palatopharyngeal arch. Not a tonsil stone, I’ve had those before. No recent colds/illnesses. Does not interfere with swallowing ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Hariom Sharma MD

annoying as it touches my throat. I've had tonsillitis for 17 months constantly. What do I do, is removal ...I have tonsil stones that are roughly 3-4 ml wide they do come out bigger and yesterday I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hariom Sharma ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Munish Sood MD

1)I am having chronic tonsillitis for the last over 10years and now i am looking for some permanent ... regularly to avoid tonsillitis permanently. 2)In winters i am having skin rashes and around ankle... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Munish Sood ( Ayurveda Specialist)

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Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

pain what do I do and what is causing this as I ve had tonsillitis so many Ines and it s never been ...I have really sore horrible swollen pussy tonsils I have been told I have... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Krunal Karade MD

am totally suffering with chronic tonsilities. cant focus on anything due to it, tonsills occure .... is there any medicine which cure tonsilities completely ? pls help . my life is becoming... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Krunal Karade ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.       Honey Arora MD

Hi, I m a 21yo girl. I have the bar in my arm so essentially had unprotected sex with a guy (not a random guy) last October and a few days later got a bad case of toncillitis. I went to the doctor and got antibiotics for... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)
Dr. Satvinder Bakshi MD

Hi, I have a dull pain in my throat (near the bottom of my right tonsil). I have chronic tonsilitis, but my right tonsil seems bigger than usual. Additionally, I have pain in my lower jaw. These... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Satvinder Bakshi ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Prahlad Duggal MD

suspicious show on cbc or on the mri s w/o? Could my tonsil/lymph node problem be what s causing my neck pain ...I have always has chronic tonsillitis as well as my right lymph node... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prahlad Duggal ( ENT Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Dr. Rahul Kumar MD

It might be sign of chronic tonsillitis. Get yourself examined

Dr. Muhammed Aslam MD

Hello dear, welcome to HCM forum. Detailed answer is difficult here. Tonsillectomy may help in resolution of all the symptoms mentioned(chronic tonsillitis can cause recurrent respiratory infection)...

Dr. Vinay Bhardwaj MD

Chronic infections from the tonsils will cause a chronic inflammatory system that leads to high platelets. But it happens over months to years.. not suddenly. If the tonsils are giving you this much...