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symptons of enlarged tonsils?

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Dr. Shabbir Hossain
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Pain, can't swallow: Usually there's pain and difficulty swallowing. But you can get these symptoms from other elements in your mouth and throat.
Answered on Sep 24, 2018
Dr. Robert Knox
36 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Big Tonsils: Enlarged tonsils may cause voice changes and blockage of airflow during sleep. Most of the time, the swelling goes down after an infection. If just one of your tonsils is enlarged, go see your doctor. Unless there are other problems, generally no treatment is necessary for enlarged tonsils. Not sure? Go see an ent.
Answered on Oct 4, 2016
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