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Whats the best way to treat tonsillitis?

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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine 18 years experience
Meds, surgery: Antibiotics are needed to treat the infection but surgery is needed for cure.

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What will be the best way to treat tonsillitis?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Depends: If caused by a bacterial infection, antibiotics are needed. If caused by a viral infection, time improves. Other causes such such as allergies or trauma require specific interventions. See your doctor.

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