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i have white streaks on my tonsils, and mucus running down my throat. is this tonsillitis? or something else

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Dr. John Feola
30 years experience Internal Medicine
R/O TRUSH : TRUSH a topical yeast infection in the mouth can be treated with Viscous lidocaine alone or in combo with Maalox/Benadryl /nystatin (MAGIC MOUTHWASH) helps with a multitude of oral and dental maladies . GLOSSITIS /MUCOSITIS/DRY SOCKET/TRUSH. Seek exam and evaluation of treatment options and potential biopsy if symptoms persist or worsen
Answered on Jul 15, 2015
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
Post nasal drip: You do not have pain in your throat . You can have post nasal drip from various causes such as allergies, sinus troubles , cold , flu. See your doctor.
Answered on Oct 23, 2017

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