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A 37-year-old female asked:

Is it normal to have spots that look like purple veins in tonsils? they are not red or black but purple?

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Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Maybe on tonsils. Google tonsils and look at images.
Last updated Apr 29, 2021


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