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Norwalk, CT
A 20-year-old female asked:

In a year i got strep throat. year after i got a tonsil stone went away on its own. and this time i got more stones. why is this happening?

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Dr. Herrick Cohen
Specializes in Pediatrics
Cryptic tonsils: Cryptic tonsils are usually enlarged the spaces fill up with food debris and form stones. You can remove them by shooting the jet of a water pik at them.

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Last updated Apr 16, 2014

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