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A 23-year-old male asked:

I get frequent tonsilitis. right now i dont have tonsilitis but my tonsils are not the same size. no other symptoms other than tonsil stones. should i be worried for tonsil cancer?

1 doctor answer4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 60 years experience
Unlikely: at your age...and the size of your tonsils may normally vary from side to side depending upon a whole host of factors the most common of which is the number of infections they have "filtered". Hope this is helpful! Dr Z
Last updated Jul 11, 2019


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