A 21-year-old female asked:
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pus in left tonsil months back.antibiotics made fine bt then left tonsil got crypts look rippled unatractive.i feel fine but why it looks change?worry

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Dr. David Lee
Dr. David Lee answered
31 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Can be normal: The shape of the tonsils can change somewhat over time--the crypts that you describe were probably there but perhaps smaller or less noticeable. If there are symptoms such as pain, bleeding, or enlargement, then the area should be examined further.
Answered on Mar 21, 2015

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