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Pus On Tonsils
Staph aureus cause abscess can it also cause pus inside tonsils?when press tonsil it wilcome out. Can it cause this pus in both tonsils? No iflamation
I have very Sharpe pain when I swallow, this has also been accompany by a fever of 101.5. and pus on tonsils. No insurance what should I do?
Green pus on tonsils. On going problem due to tonsillitis and epstein barr virus. Should I get my tonsils removed? Need opinions please!!
See Specialist: If you have recurrent bouts of tonsilitis that require antibiotics, removing them could provide relief. Would make an appointment with an ENT specialist to get expert advice on whether you are a surgical candidate or not. Good luck. ...Read more
Can staph aureus cause pus inside tonsils but no abscess ? I have post nasal drip and positive for staph aureus and i have heard its normal flora
Sure: Strep throat can have many different symptoms and different throat appearances. Doctors have a rapid strep test that gives an accurate result in 5 minutes. The amount of symptoms can also depend on how far into the illness a person is, before she shows up at her doctor's office for evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 9 year old son had strep 4 weeks ago and just got it again . Doc gave a stronger antibiotic clindamycin. When will the white pus on tonsil go away?
Virus or strep?: The white stuff you see is called an exudate. Tonsillitis with exudate is not always caused by strep. That's why it is important to take a throat culture to make a definitive diagnosis you child may have an adenovirus which cause exudative tonsillitis but does not respond to antibiotics. ...Read more