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How Bad Should Tonsillitis Be Before Surgery
I want to get a tonsillectomy for my chronic tonsillitis but am afraid because i get bad keloids on my skin after any cut.Will this affect my surgery?
Having tonsillitis once every 2/3 months. Don't want surgery cause scare of pain. Does frequent tonsillitis affect the body in anyway in the long term?
Alternatives: There are plenty of non-penicillin alternatives that can be used; Erythromycin is one of the most common. If you really need to be treated with a penicillin derivative, your allergist can desensitize you prior to starting the antibiotic. But it is always best to use an alternative so that you don't run the risk of having a penicillin reaction. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is the difference between chronic tonsillitis and acute tonsillitis? Is surgery a common solution for chronic tonsillitis?
Duration: Acute means the infection is new and has just developed. Chronic means the infection has been there for quite some time. ...Read more
Good Day. For chronic hypertrophic rhinitis and chronic tonsillitis that are solutions to avoid surgery?
Chronic inflammation: You might try steroids intermittently as an anti-inflammatory drug. However, the problems that you are describing are the result of chronic inflammation and often do not respond to medical therapy such as antibiotics. It is true that surgery for both of your complaints will usually result in a cure. ...Read more
Son went adenoids & tonsillitis surgery wen 4 (now 6) due to breathing probs. Now again he is facing same prbs. He puts finger while slpng. Pls guide.
Allergy possible : He is being treated for asthma like symptoms is he better with treatment no fever symptoms only at night is possible he may have stuffy nose and can only breath thru mouth no tonsils may have postnasal drip i would try with md permission to use allergy treat and see effect not seeing is difficult to be exact hope I have helped good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What can happen if I have tonsillitis every month for 5 months and my doctor waits too long to schedule the surgery for my tonsils taken out?
Recurrent tonsilliti: Try avoiding cold beverages and Luke warm salt water gargle 3 times daily ...Read more
Diagnosed by ENT for Chronic Tonsillitis. Want a 2nd opinion please on any treatment before going to surgery. Any options to discuss with my ENT ?
Scheduled surgery for tonsillectomy & adenoids due to abnormally large tonsils & tonsillitis.Will they burn them? Isn't there another way? 16&afraid
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