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A 17-year-old male asked:

Low fever, sore throat, red throat, white / yellowish spots / vesicle on tonsills, spit brown mucus, thick mucus, pain. is that tonsillitis?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Amar Ashraf
Specializes in Infectious Disease
Need to see a doctor: Certainly tonsillitis is a possibility.There are other possible source of infection. Fever indicate systemic involvement and should be evaluated by a physician. Infection can spread rapidly or cause complication.

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