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What causes tonsillitis

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Dr. Satvinder Bakshi MD

I have one swollen tonsil , but it is not painful. All my blood work is normal, mono negative, etc. Could I still have tonsillar cancer? What else would cause this? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Satvinder Bakshi ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Ivan Romic MD

Hi I really need advice I have had swollen tonsils for 4 months 4 lots of antibiotics then last lot did bring down tonsils but not the left one as there is a polyp on it, I will be having a operation ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Romic ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Naveen Kumar MD

when looking at my left tonsil , I noticed that is has either elongated down my throat along the side and/or it is the lingual tonsil growing upward???? Is this due to allergies? Of course, my first ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.   Deepashree MD

my left tonsil has been swollen but pain free for over 2 years. I can feel it when I touch my neck, however it does not hurt at all. Is this cause for concern? ... View answer

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

I believe I have what is known as tonsil stones . Can you tell me exactly what they are, and why do they seem to occur near the time I am about to get sick? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hariom Sharma ( ENT Specialist)

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any idea what`s tonsillitis? What causes it? ... View answer

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Dr.   Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

I have difficulty swallowing and when i lay on my bed my throat get tight, i feel like my adenoids are swollen and my nose is congested? What do you feel I should do? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Rajinder Bajoria MD

that only one tonsil is affected. Do you know maybe what it is? Here is the picture. http ...Is this tonsillitis ? It seems that I have some sort of a growth on my left tonsil. Yesterday ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rajinder Bajoria ( General Surgeon)
Dr.      Honey Arora MD

The upper pallet and back of my throat are yellowish in color with many red veins. I also have what I found are called tonsil stones lodged in the tonsil crypts. I keep good care of my teeth, brush ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)
Dr. Ravinder Sharma MD

Hi folks, any idea what`s tonsillitis? What causes it? ... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.     Naveen Kumar MD

Hi Tonsillitis is the infection of the tonsils caused by a bacteria called Streptococcal pyogenes. Regards

Dr. Narender Saini MD

Repeated infection can cause the tonsils to enlarge and the excess secretions can lead to formation of hard stones like things. Antibiotics and surgery can correct this. Consult ENT surgeon

Dr.  Ramashanker Yadav MD

Abscess in tonsil.