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A 21-year-old female asked:

Every now n then tonsil stones gets stuck to d left side of my throat.i hate the metallic taste n it is hard to get out.how cn i get rid of this 4gud?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
See ENT: Tonsil stone is very common condition. Many small tonsil stones do not cause any noticeable symptoms. The larger stones can have a major symptoms like a bad breath, sore throat and earache. No symptoms no special treatment is required. If concerned see ENT for evaluation and treatment if needed. Hope it helps.
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 53 years experience
Tonsil stone: It's passed the nuisance threshold. Next time it's growing, make an appointment with an RNT or an Oral Surgeon. There are treatments that can permanently eliminate your problem.

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