A 28-year-old female asked:
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enlarged unilateral tonsil for several months, white patches, crypts, no other symptoms, mild anterior cervical lymphadenopathy, recurrent strep +3x?

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Dr. Eric Chevlen
46 years experience Medical Oncology
Prob infection: In an otherwise healthy young person, such symptoms are usually due to infection (strep or otherwise). Since lymphoma can also present like this, it's best to have it checked by a doctor.
Answered on Jun 8, 2014
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Could be: Strep throat and viral infections look and act similarly. Get a throat culture to know.
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See physician : your condition requires a strept test and likely a course of antibiotics, you need to see a physician or make a paid consultation through healthtap
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