A 25-year-old female asked:
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hi i have persistent sore throats. i got a scope through my nose and was told i have swollen lymphatic tissue as a result of having my tonsils out. i was also told there is nothing i can do about this and will have to live with the pain. do you have any s

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Dr. Jason Boardman
24 years experience General Surgery
Sore throat: It sound like you may need a second opinion. Chronic sore throat can be from a variety of causes including chronic infections, Laryngeal issues, Esophageal reflux to name a few. I would recommend a second opinion.
Answered on Nov 5, 2015

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