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How Do You Get Septicemia From Tonsillitis
Very rare : While it's true that any infection, left untreated, can lead to sepsis, the likelihood that an uncomplicated tonsillitis will is very, very low. Most 'tonsillitis' is actually viral throat infections. Go for a check up and throat swab for strep if you think this is an issue. If you show signs of serious illness, get to an er. True sepsis needs real treatment urgently. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Diagnosed with tonsillitis a week ago, just finished antibiotics over weekend. My right tonsil is starting to hurt again, what could it be? sepsis?
Several ways: Tonsillitis is inflammation (redness, swelling, pain) and/or infection of the tonsils, which can be due to viruses, bacteria, or other germs. Antibiotics to treat tonsil infections sometimes cause rashes. Viruses can cause rashes by themselves or in combination with antibiotic usage. Strep throat causes strep scarlet fever, a well-known rash that feels rough and looks like many tiny reddish dots. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Several things: Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more
No: If it is do bacterial infection you will likely require antibiotics. If viral self limited. Warm fluids and analgesics ...Read more
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