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feels like something is stuck in my tonsil

A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Tonsilliths: Hello, food particles can get stuck in the pockets or crevices of your tonsils. Gargle with plain water after every meal. This should help to keep you ... Read More

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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ilya Averbuch
46 years experience Pain Management
URI?: Possibly an onset of an acute upper respiratory infection; often viral, sometimes bacterial. See your physician.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Globus feeling: Hello, the sensation that you may be feeling could be coming from a condition called globus pharyngitis. This is usually caused by a reflux of juices ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Ronald Ward
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Swollen tonsils: get antibiotics. gargle with 1/2 tsp of baking soda in 8 oz of warm water
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Dorfman
19 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Peritonsilar abscess: This may be a peritonsillar abscess. Make an appt to see your physician.
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A male asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
Yes: See your Primary Care Physician. These types of situations require a personal evaluation.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Harkins
31 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Ulcer: You could have an ulcer on the tonsil (like a canker sore). You can also have a piece of food stuck in one of the folds. See your doctor to explore ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
You will be fine: Soon , due to the raw surface irritation , go for follow up visit to your surgeon.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Foriegn body feeling: Its probably the raw area or some fibrous tissue in healing process.Infection is always a possibility.See your surgeon.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
23 years experience Family Medicine
Throat concerns: You will need to take it back to the surgeon who did the surgery. You will need to be re-examined and see if there is anything that causes you to have ... Read More

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