A 52-year-old female asked:
Causes for sore throat, swollen tonsils, blood running down back of throat, bad cough, earache, headache, nausea?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Vladimir Zuzukin answered
21 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
URI: The blood in throat is unusual, but everything else sounds like a bad case of pharyngitis, URI, mono, flu, etc. Perhaps tonsils are so enflamed and swollen that coughing violently caused them to bleed? I recommend going to urgent care for exam.
Answered on Feb 20, 2016
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