A 38-year-old male asked:
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hello, i'm debating if a tonsillectomy would be a good option for me. i've been suffering with a bout of tonsil stones for about a year now.

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Dr. Corey Clay
9 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Options: Several options for treating tonsil stones exist and surgery is certainly one of them. Best to discuss with a Surgeon who would perform the procedure. For further discussion and other options, visit http://www.webmd.com/oral-health/guide/tonsil-stones-tonsilloliths-treatment-and-prevention?page=3#1
Answered on Mar 10, 2020
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