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Black patches tonsils

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yusuf Omar
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Yes: It's normal. Just eat normally and those slough away on their own
Dr. Philip Miller
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YES: Sounds like normal clot formation post surgery. Please consult your surgeon.

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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Gaffney
24 years experience Psychiatry
Schedule appointment: Always better safe than sorry ... Schedule an appointment with your family doctor to have them take a look and see what's going on. Hope that helps!
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
Black hairy tongue: Black hairy tongue is a harmless, temporary condition that gives the tongue a dark, furry look, related to a build up of dead skin cells on the surfac ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
About mouth ulcers: They can be canker sores, cold sores, yeast overgrowth, etc... Cold sores are on lips or face, and are caused by recurrences of herpes virus, which tr ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Evaluation: You should be seen by an ENT doc or oral surgeon for evaluation.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lonnie Smith
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
You need to examined: It is hard to tell without an examination. That is the best way to give you the proper answer.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
19 years experience Internal Medicine
See surgeon: Follow up with the physician that performed the surgery. This may be normal but 5 weeks is rather far out from the surgery and may have a complication ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Affleck
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Get checked: Although at your age, something bad seems improbable, black lesion could either be a small area of dead tissue as a result of infection, fungus or an ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Mono: Yes your tonsillar tissue can become necrotic and give you a greenish black exsudate.
A female asked:
Dr. Joy Jackson
18 years experience Family Medicine
It : It is very difficult to say what exactly you are seeing without examining you. If the area in question is still present see your doctor for an evaluat ... Read More

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