A 31-year-old member asked:
Is it normal for a child to get tonsillitis twice in 3 weeks?
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ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 37 years experience
It can happen ...: Because tonsillitis is often viral and there are many strains of viruses being passed around the communities.
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Last updated Oct 23, 2013
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