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Sterling Heights, MI
A 20-year-old female asked:

Back of tongue & throat are white &roof of mouth has red spots.bumps on back of tongue&very small white spots on tonsils.no pain or fever.strep maybe?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. David Martin
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery 29 years experience
Pharyngitis: The red spots make me think it is viral. The white spots on the tonsils could be small tonsil stones, but it could be strep too. With no pain, i doubt it is strep. If symptoms worsen, see a doctor.
Dr. Stanley Halpern
Periodontics 43 years experience
Strep. or yeast inf.: Possible strep throat or yeast infection ( candida albicans). Can you rub them off?
Last updated Nov 27, 2018

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