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Victor, NY
A 24-year-old male asked:

I have white spots on my tonsils but no fever. my lymph node is swollen on the right side of my neck. should i go and see my doctor?

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Dr. Martin Fried
General Practice 36 years experience
No pain: Many viruses can cause white spots on the tonsils. If no fever or pain, you can let it run its course. If anything changes, see your primary care doctor for further evaluation.

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Last updated Feb 18, 2015

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