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A 21-year-old female asked:

Left tonsil has been enlarged for three weeks. no fever, sore throat or cough. only symptom is choking on food and feels like bubble in throat. ?

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Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 40 years experience
Get checked.: When one tonsil is larger than the other, and this is new, you should get checked by your doc, even though you have no fever. Sometimes strep can present without a fever, and sometimes without a sore throat. Other things can cause this though, and it it's impossible to say without more detail and seeing it in person.
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