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swollen tonsil on one side with white spots

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Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
21 years experience Hospital-based practice
U Described symptoms: You have described your symptoms. Do you have a question? If you are looking for a diagnosis, then you should use HealthTap Prime or talk to your prim ... Read More

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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
39 years experience Pain Management
Tonsilitis: If she has been on Amoxicillin and it has not helped she will require a change of antibiotic. Talk to the doctor.
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Dr. Robert Douglas
51 years experience Orthodontics
Perhaps : You need to see your ENT Physician to be diagnosed and treated.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Culviner
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Acute tonsillitis : Sounds like an acute bacterial infection of tonsils with enlarged lymph nodes in the neck. You should see a doctor and get a rapid strep test, regular ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dimitri Novitzky
52 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Unilateral Tonsiliti: Unilateral tonsillar enlargement may result from infection, chronic inflammatory response, or neoplasm. Neoplasms that commonly produce a unilaterally ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Affleck
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Tonsils: There are a couple of things that occur frequently on the tonsils or in the tonsils. The first is tonsil stones. These are usually firm and white an ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
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You have: Exudative pharyngitis.If this is strep throut, it must be treated with antibiotics.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein
33 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Infection: Sounds like it's an infection. See a physician to confirm that and get the proper medication.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can evaluate: New throat soreness or spots can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics needed), a cold or mild flu (antibiotics are not used), or from some ot ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
ENT doc: See ENT doc for evaluation/treatment.

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