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What causes enlarged and inflamed tonsils pushed to the center

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Dr.  Rajkishori Godhi MD

My 7 year old daughter has one swollen tonsil that appears diplaced. Is this possible? Is it safe for me to wait until next tuesday for an appointment with an ENT or does it present a choking ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rajkishori Godhi ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Suma Parinam MD

My 4 year old daughter has always had large tonsils but we noticed last evening that her left tonsil is now touching her uvula and pushing it to the side. Should we be concerned? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suma Parinam ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal MD

is not sore or inflamed. What do you think. No swelling. ...I have a mass on my left tonsil . Dr. Says it is a cyst . my voice has become muffled in the past ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.   Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh MD

Hi. My tonsils are a bit enlarged and back of my throat red. I do not have trouble swallowing nor ... music may make my voice sound hoarse but that's about it. Any Ideas as to why tonsils are... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shafi Ullah Khan MD

push on it, to the left of my tonsils. It is just under the fold so me and my general practitioner ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

My son is on an antibiotic for what I thought was strep throat. His tonsil is still very large. He ... tonsil on different websites. The word cancer is being thrown around alot. What else could... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Nirubhan Bharathy MD

Mt 2 year olds right tonsil has been enlarged for at least 2 weeks maybe more , as this is only ... her very back teeth are coming through could this be causing it? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nirubhan Bharathy ( Pediatrician)
Dr.   Dorina Gurabardhi MD

enlarged tonsils. I noticed after I had unprotected sex with someone I didn t know too well. My left tonsil has a bump on it that is the same color and texture as the rest of my tonsils. It... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi MD

Hey so I have had a bad cough for the past couple of days now I have looked into my throat with a flash light and my right tonsil is enlarged while my left is a little bigger it has red lines almost ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Mahesh Kumar T S MD

hi , my boyfriend left tonsil is quite enlarged and i am very afraid hoping it is not cancer ... , but was still using it , and thats when his tonsils started to get swolen. is it because of the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mahesh Kumar T S ( Dentist)

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Dr. Qazi Ammara MD

Hi, Thanks for asking the query, Sore throat is most commonly caused by Bacterial and viral infections like cold, streptococcal infections, tonsillitis, allergies, gasterointestinal reflux disease...

Dr.  Anil Parth Desai MD

it is due to aging in men. Mostly unknown but related to increased 5DHT conversion from testosterone with aging. So 5 reductase inhibitor are also useful.

Dr.   Praveen Tayal MD

The spleen diseases are often seen in case of blood related disorders or chronic infections like malaria or typhoid fever. It can also enlarge in case of malignancies.