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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
24 years experience Ophthalmology
Swollen tonsils: Swollen tonsils can be due to many things: did you have a cold recently? Allergies ? Fevers? What is your diet like? We can help. Send answers. Consu ... Read More

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A male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
Tonsillitis.: Get rapid strep test and throat swabbed . May need antibiotic and systemic steroid. In the mean time do salt water gargle. So, it is time to visit you ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can examine: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other caus ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elisa Ribelles-medhus
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Can you take a peak?: How awesome of you to include so many symptoms! Do you have fever? See if you can shine a light and see if there’s any pus on your tonsils or if the b ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can examine: Big tonsils and swollen neck lymph nodes can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not u ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can evaluate: Throat symptoms can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics needed), a cold or mild flu (antibiotics are not used), or from some other cause suc ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hummayun Ismail
31 years experience Sleep Medicine
Tonsils are inside: Tonsils are located inside the mouth in the back of the throat on either sides. If your lymph nodes in your neck are swollen these can be due to tonsi ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
30 years experience Cardiology
Bronchitis: you may have bronchitis or pneumonitis -- go see your doctor now! you may need antibiotic straight away
A female asked:
Dr. Thomas Lamperti
20 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
You : You can combine septoplasty and tonsillectomy surgery. This is safe to do though both surgeries have their risks. Many patients prefer combining the p ... Read More
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