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if my tonsils where producing white stuff as a result of infection does the absence of the white stuff mean that the infection is healed?

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Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Tonsillitis. : This may suggest that al least the infection is coming under control. Regardless, maintenance of cute mandates the completion of a full course of antibiotic. Don't stop antibiotic early or the infection may just ramp up again.
Answered on Mar 22, 2020

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Tonsillitis: With proper treatment, it resolves in 5-10 days in most cases.
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Low chance,: Most likely due to chronic tonsillitis.
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Tonsillitis: Infection of one tonsil may do this, or you may have a retro-tonsillar abscess. See an ENT doctor and get yourself examined. Best wishes.
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