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A 45-year-old member asked:

How far down do our tonsils actually go?

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Dr. Harold Kim
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 28 years experience
To your tongue base: Your tonsils extend and mingle with your lingual tonsils, which areat the base of your tongue, way into your throat.

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Last updated Feb 9, 2013

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