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Itchy Tonsil Symptoms
Allergy: It could be related to allergy, side effects from medications. See a doctor. ...Read more
Extremely itchy roof of mouth towards the back for two weeks now. Antihistamines don't relieve symptoms.
Toothpaste?: You may be allergic to things you use on your mouth such as certain toothpaste or mouthwash. Cinnamon is likely the most common allergen. Try switching to different toothpaste or mouth wash for 10 days and observe for any changes. It is unlikely to be from food allergy which does not last this long. ...Read more
I'm always having weird annoying symptoms, mouth and nose ulcers, uncontrollably itchy skin, anxiety achy body etc. ANA positive, but can't get diagno?
Itchy all over, swollen lymph node in groin, bruise easily & red dots on inside of mouth. Idk if symptoms go together. Concerned.
Experiencing symptoms for 10 months. Dry itchy skin. Rashes all over. Dry cough. Dry chapped lips/mouth. Cuts and scratches won't heal. Nail changes?
MGT: An appointment is suggested and may be booked online. You may have allergies and an allergy plan may be outlined. ...Read more
Can allergies only cause congestion and post nasal drip dry mouth and no other symptoms, my nose never drains eyes never itchy but always congested.?
I woke up sunday with the roof of my mouth itchy & red. Someone said thrush but I don't have any of those symptoms? Now my throat hurts, other ideas?
Viral symptoms: You describe viral symptoms. Treat with OTC medications. ...Read more
Dr. Can check throat: New throat symptoms can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other cause such as allergies or irritants. Usually, a person sees the doctor if the throat symptom is bothersome, recurrent, or won't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep throat). Throat lozenges sometimes can help decrease throat symptoms. ...Read more
Enlarged left tonsil. Left tonsil is flat. Not painful. Left is sometimes itchy and red. What is this?
My tonsils are assymmetric. The larger one is spongy with white stones, painless but itchy. Should I see an ENT?
Asymmetry: You can attempt to gargle the tonsillitis out with salt water (half tsp in 8 oz of warm water), get a curette and attempt to dislodge them. If having infections, halitosis, or bothersome see ENT regarding possible tonsillectomy. Itching more common with allergy. Gross asymmetry should be checked for lymphoma. ...Read more
What to do if I have sinusitis and my tonsils feel really itchy and sore and look like this. Is it strep?
I have a white bumpy thing near the tonsil for few weeks. It is painless, no fever, ear feels little itchy. What is it?
Most of the causes: Of a "white bumpy thing near the tonsil" would be painful: bacteria/strep or viral sore throat; tonsil stones; thrush or candidiasis caused by yeast; oral herpes; mononucleosis. Leukoplakia is white patches often associated with smoking or chewing tobacco. My first thought would be a stone: calcium deposit which has formed in a small crevice of a tonsil caused by bacteria, unswallowed food. See Doc ...Read more
My 11 year old son had surgery today. He had his tonsils and aneoids taken out. Now he is very itchy but does not have a rash. Do I need to take him t?
Benadryl (diphenhydramine): Most likely it is either the antibiotic or the pain medicine simply stop all the medicine and give him 25 mg of Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and repeat every six hours you might have to call the surgeon in the morning to report the incident and to order different kind of medicine to replace the antibiotic and the pain medicine. If become worst or start having any breathing problem of course take him to ER right away ...Read more
Hi ive got a swollen left tonsil that's giving me no pain but it my jaw has started to hurt on the left side and ive started to get an itchy scalp and?
Separate things: Swollen tonsil with no pain or obstruction requires no therapy as it will eventually shrink on its own. Itchy scalp is not related. Painful jaw may or may not be related to tonsil. A Dr will help you. ...Read more
I have my right tonsil swollen doesn't hurt but my ear on the same side feels itchy and stuffy and my neck is also feeling a little soar. Please help!?
Could be cold or:
Allergy. It would depend upon whether or not you have ever had allergies, whether you also have a fever, whether your nose is also stuffy/runny.....
If it has been going on a few days see your doctor.
Maybe call the nurse at yiour doctor's office to give a few more details and they can help you decide on taking an over the counter medicine, or making an appointment. ...Read more
I have gotten a number of larger, red, itchy bug bites with whitish yellowish centers in a few of them over te last few nights while sleeping. I have also developed a sore swollen tonsil on my right side with white splotches on it, are these interrelated?
Hard to tell: Although it is unlikely that they are related, it is also impossible to rule out such a probability without more information and possibly testing. The yellowish stuff in the lesion is suggestive of an infection and thus you need to see your doctor about this problem. ...Read more
I am a 20 year old male. I have an enlarged tonsil and I have these white, round things that come out of it. It is itchy and sore around my tonsil and my ears. I have this occure multiple times throughout a year. I also have a lot of problems with strep t
My tonsils feel swollen with white spots on them and my throat is itchy, my throat has felt like this for about 5 days already?
Tonsil infection took amoxcicillan and still inflamed tonsils but throat still itchy and red sploches? Help
Hae. I just had my tonsils removed and now am feeling some pain around the throat and itchiness in the ears and throat n taste of bloood. Help?
Normal: I would advise warm water gargles and Cold Eze Losenges every 3-4 hours. Please consult your ENT. ...Read more
Just had my tonsils removed and now I am experiencing some pains the throat and feel itchiness in the throat and ears. And taste of blood in the throat?
Tonsillectomy: That all sounds like normal post surgical symptoms unless you are bleeding actively from the tonsillar beds. Again, as has been stated for other surgeries, look at your postoperative instructions then if it is not covered contact your surgeon as he/she knows your case the best. ...Read more
I have had my tonsils remved and have a itchy throat, wet cough, and white spots on the side of my throat in the back. What is this?
Tonsils are very itchy, sneezing & runny nose - seems like an allergy, but not sure what to. What are some good remedies to ease this unknown allergy?
Likely: Itching is a hallmark for allergy. Consider a nasal steroid. If not helpful, see allergist. ...Read more
I'm seeing a chunk of small yellowish smelly thing coming out from my throat (tonsil stones) I have sore itchy throat. What should I do?
Doctor visit: You should see a doctor to look at your throat and perform a throat swab. ...Read more