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Causes Of Painful Lump On Tonsil
Large white spots on tonsils, large and painful lumps all over them. Tonsils are extremely swollen. Strep test came back negative.
Two lumps appear farther back against wall of throat than tonsils were but similar looking. One is slightly larger, both very painful and red?
See a doctor : You should get tested for possible strep or anything else. See your PCP and ENT if need be. Hope this helps. ...Read more
6 weeks agao i had bacterial sinusitis and left swollen tonsil i was given penicillin and the swelling went away however the lump behind the tonsil flap still remains-normal in colour. Causes?
Please clarify: Not sure hat you are asking. But if your symptoms are resolved, and there is still a small lump behind the tonsil, then keep your followup visits with your doctor who can monitor you. If that lump is an abcess, that would be a problem that your doctor can identify and treat. ...Read more
So I'm lactose intolerant & I have been having a little bit dairy products could that cause yeast infection cause now I have a white lump on my tonsil?
I have lumps under tonsils that go to back of throat and cause discomfort when i swallow. Also, tonsils are enlarged for the last 5 months, what are the causes?
Lymph tissue: Hello. The lymph tissue located around the tonsillar tissue becomes inflamed and painful with infection. Sometimes tonsillar tissue holds food particles which traps bacteria beneath. This can cause "micro abscesses" leading to the inflammation. Gargle with water after meals and use pain medications if needed. See your doctor for confirmation. Good luck. ...Read more
I'm 25 and I have a throat 'lump' on the right side where my tonsil used to be. Not painful, but i can feel it when i swallow. What could it be?
I have a small painful lump about the size of a marbel by where my left tonsils should be. That and my left ear hurts when I swallow. And I mild cough?
I noticed a small lump in the back of my throat right behind my tonsil that causes pain when i swallow. The limp is a light orange red color. Cancer?
I have 2 painful lumps near my right tonsil.one is on the larynx.i have red bumps at the back of my throat,cough,weightloss.is it cancer? Im 17
I've recently got a sore throat.Its painful and hurts to swallow etc.Ive found red lumps on my tonsils and have a bad cough.Any ideas what it might be?
Medical eval: If you have a significantly sore throat w swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see your medical provider ; get a strep throat test ; culture. Saltwater gargles are helpful. Mix a tsp of salt in 8 oz of warm water – gargle w this several times/day. You can gargle w aloe vera juice a couple of times per day. A mix of chamomile tea w honey ; a small amount of lemon juice is good. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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