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Wareham, MA
A 22-year-old male asked:

Severely swollen tonsils and lymph nodes in neck, tonsil stones, constant cough, pain, red bumps in back of throat; been going on for 6-7 months?

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Dr. Sarandeep Makkar
Specializes in Family Medicine
Tonsillitis: If this is going on for 7 months , you have chronic tonsillitis . Your glands in the neck are trying to fight the infection. Please see ENT , likely you may benefit from tonsillectomy.You may also have a Post nasal discharge and allergies which may be adding to the throat irritation and cough . Please get it evaluated.
Last updated Sep 5, 2017


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