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A 26-year-old female asked:

I had tonsillitis and was put on amoxicillin for 10 days , i have one more day but i still see white puss on them should i get more meds ?

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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Not actually: Do you have fever and pain too? Most likely your throat had a viral infection and there is residual exudate. If you had a positive strep culture, you should check with your doctor for follow up.
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