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What is the treatment for swollen lingual tonsils

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Dr. Prahlad Duggal MD

I have swollen palatine and lingual tonsils and behind both of my palatine tonsils there is a dark ... user. Im wondering what these dark spots could be and how to treat them. ... View answer

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

I've had swollen lingual tonsils for over a month - some difficulty with swallowing pills or dry foods as they get stuck in my throat. Went to ENT who scoped and showed me how swollen the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Satvinder Bakshi ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.  Shafi Ullah Khan MD

Hi I have had a bad cold and flu but feeling much better except the back of my tongue hurts. I have had a really bad cough but has calmed down for the past few days. Could my cough have caused my tongue to be sore View answer

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

I was in major pain every time I swallowed and my ENT checked with a camera and said I have lingual tonsilitis and a infected vallecular cyst , five days ago. He gave me a shot of antibiotics and put me ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Ahmad ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Prashant Sharma MD

Hello, If my lingual tonsils are constantly enlarged (for 15 months), and I had my tonsils ... a tumour or lesion, or would it just be enlarged lingual tonsils? I know they can see... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prashant Sharma ( Oncologist)

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Dr.   Viraj Ravin Shah MD

of same meds. My ent put me on nystatin and a saline rinse. He diagnosed me with lingual tonsillitis . I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Viraj Ravin Shah ( Dentist)
Dr.     Rohit S Menon MD

right side of tongue to eat food..after 3 days it the lingual tonsil toungue region slightly inflammed and red nd swollen. ...after stuture removal doctor gave Listerine mouth wash.mouth looks burnt ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rohit S Menon ( Dentist)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

Hi - I am a 45yo female - I have had a swollen left lingual tonsil, including base of tongue ... to the same ENT on Monday and just want to know what I should be asking him, or requesting that... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Prahlad Duggal MD

Removed my tonsil glands 14 years back and now tonsil glands are seems to be come back. I can see some white patches over the glands and also my lingual tonsils are swollen. I am taking... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prahlad Duggal ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.  Shailja Puri MD

For nearly a year, I have suffered from inflamed lingual tonsils. I ve had 8 Laryngoscopy exams ... affecting lingual tonsils and contributing to inflammation. Doctors want me to purchase... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Yogesh D MD

Red bumps on the back of the tongue are the lymph nodules, they are normal. Nothing to worry. They are called lingual tonsils.

Dr. Deepak S Jois MD

Thanks for asking in healthcaremagic forum I think you have not seen your tongue. Those are lingual tonsils on the tongue which are normal. All the best.

Dr. Praveen G MD

Hello These bumps on the back of the tongue is most probably enlarged lingual tonsils. These are normally present.But gets enlarged after infections. So no need to worry. Thank you