A 28-year-old female asked:
i have very swollen, red and painful tonsils for the third time in a year, but this time there's a white film over them, what is this?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Exsudative tonsils: It could be strep, but also a virus caused by an adeno virus. Mono also comes into consideration.
Last updated Jan 28, 2013
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