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A 17-year-old female asked:

I have had a recurring sore throat for a year now. in the past months i have been experiencing tonsil stones and see new ones every day. i have tried every remedy, but nothing has worked. what do you recommend. can i get the tonsil crypts removed?

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Dr. Randy Oppenheimer
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 38 years experience
Tonsilliths: �The best treatment for tonsil stones (tonsillitis) if they are symptomatic is to have the tonsils surgically removed. There is no good medical therapy for this problem.

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Last updated May 1, 2020

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