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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
These are probably: just extensive expansions of the tonsillar organs themselves. If they are not causing trouble (swallowing, breathing, etc.) they are of no concern. Ce ... Read More

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenny Chuu
11 years experience Internal Medicine
Non-specific finding: Hi Angela, This is a non-specific finding that means your tonsils look slightly enlarged on the imaging. It doesn't translate directly to a diagnosis, ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Tonsils: Can extend down to the base of your tongue. And further if inflamed. Be checked for confirmation. All the best.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Tonsil/tongue base: Sounds like the junction where the tonsils end and the base of tongue begins. Particularly that they are identical on both side and they have stayed t ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jon Ahrendsen
38 years experience Family Medicine
Tonsils can growback: but rarely. Or perhaps they were not completely removed the first time. It is best for you to discuss this with your doctor who treated you. He/she c ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Tonsil: Yes, residual tonsillar tissue left in place may grow somewhat. Go back and see the surgeon who removed these and let them evaluate you.
A male asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Tonsils: Probably not. Please see your Dentist or your Physician to evaluate any growths, swelling, anatomic abnormalities, that you don't remember seeing bef ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Rashed Hasan
30 years experience Pediatrics
Palatine tonsills: It is best to send a photo of what you see. However, the tonsils that are removed during tonsillectomy are the so called: palatine tonsils There are ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Possible tonsil: It is possible for tonsils to regrow when they are removed, but usually they do not grow back to their original size. It is best to have your doctor l ... Read More
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