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why are my tonsils numb

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shaym Puppala
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Post nasal drip: Post nasal drip can come from allergies or sinus problems, and bacterial growth causes the "stones" (soft cheesy material) sometimes seen on the tonsi ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Babak Jouhari
23 years experience Dentistry
Nerve: Possible nerve damage during the surgery. Most of the time the sensations will come back, it could take some time. Nerve tissue heal slowly. Consu ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
Call : If you're that worried, call the neurologist and ask if the results can be reviewed so the appropriateness of the July 2nd follow up can be assessed. ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Very common: This sounds as if the splits may have put pressure on that area but it does not sound serious. It should resolve. If it gets worse or if it does not i ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Richard Klaas
Specializes in Pediatrics
Seek help now: Your symptom is concerning for an abscess of the tonsil. You should see a doctor as soon as possible. There are some other things it could be, but ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Throat: Please have your primary doctor refer you to " Ears, Nose, and Throat". They will take good care.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
38 years experience Internal Medicine
No Tonsil stones.: If you have unchanged Enlarged LN for many years and have been under surveillance by a doctor; good that it is nothing. Could be realed to Acne &c ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Unknown cause: Numbness should be evaluated immediately. Probably not due to Lozenge, but cause must be determined. Please schedule an appointment with an Ear/Nose ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience Family Medicine
Breathing problem?: If your throat is swelling then you should see a doctor, especially if you have trouble breathing. This could be an allergic reaction to the Flagyl.
A male asked:
Dr. James Burns
36 years experience Emergency Medicine
Not sure about: the finger tips unless you have been hyperventilating in which case it is important to stop and the tingling will go away. Can't think of another rea ... Read More

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