Peritonsillar abscess

What is Peritonsillar abscess?

Peritonsillar abscess also known as a quinsy or quinsey, is a recognized complication of tonsillitis and consists of a collection of pus beside the tonsil.

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I had a peritonsillar abscess approx 3 years ago. Since then my left tonsil feels like something is stuck and my ear feels like there is pressure....

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tonsil stones are due to gerd as the half digested foods come back and deposit in crypts of tonsils
i think towards sinus allergies as there is...

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My son had peritonsillar abscess and the doctor lanced what he thought was an abscess, nothing came out. Was put on antibotics and it went away,...

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he is suffering from peritonsillitis. after treatment with antibiotic it became normal but he is suffering from chronic tonsillitis so creamy pus...

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Dear ENT doctors, i will remove my tonsils about 2 days as per my dr impression: Severe Acute Follicular Tonsillitis with R peritonsillar Abscess?...

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Hi, welcome to health care magic forum , You can have flight one wk after tonsilectomy. Only one thing you have to keep in mind that you may...

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