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My right tonsil area feels strange.... It feels like food debris gets stuck in or around the tonsil. This happens often. Is there a remedy?

My right tonsil area feels strange.... It feels like food debris gets stuck in or around the tonsil. This happens often. Is there a remedy?

Tonsillalith : It looks like you have tonsillalith or tonsil stone. Tonsil stones are collections of debris from the death cells, salivary sediments, and bacteria in the tonsillar crypts. There are about 10 - 20 crypts in each tonsil. It can give bad breath due to bacterial growth or causing tonsillar exudates or abscesses. Gargle with saline water regularly to try to clean it out. Tonsillectomy is the treatment. ...Read more

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I have white little stones coming out of my tonsils, and tonsils seem swollen ? Is there a home remedy

I have white little stones coming out of my tonsils,  and tonsils seem swollen ? Is there a home remedy

Tonsilloliths: Tonsil stone is a sign of chronic inflammation of tonsils, salt water gargle could be helpful but the best way to approach it is to see an ENT doctor for possible removal of tonsils. ...Read more

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Any remedy for adenoids n tonsils for 7 yr old except surgery

Any remedy for adenoids n tonsils for 7 yr old except surgery

Depends on cause: If it is chronic infections, then one can treat with antibiotics for each infection. If there is repeated infections, then one can continue to treat with antibiotics or surgery. If it is due to airway blockage, many will try nasal steroid sprays, and anti-allergy medication to decrease the size of the tonsils and adenoids. If that is not effective, then typically surgery is recommended. ...Read more

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I have a running nose throughout the year especially i catch cold by going out early in the morn. I have infections in tonsils but not often. Remedy?

I have a running nose throughout the year especially i catch cold by going out early in the morn. I have infections in tonsils but not often. Remedy?

Dr. can check throat: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are 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 sore throat is bothersome, recurrent, or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep throat). A couple days of throat lozenges and tylenol can decrease throat pain. ...Read more

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Mri report says, MRI signs arachnoids cyst middle cranial fossa on the right. Ectopia of the cerebellar tonsils in a big hole for tylochneo.Remedy?

Mri report says, MRI signs arachnoids cyst middle cranial fossa on the right. Ectopia of the cerebellar tonsils in a big hole for tylochneo.Remedy?

Arachnoid cyst: Arachnoid cysts in the middle fossa are rather common and rarely need treatment. Ectopia of the cerebellar tonsils are also not uncommon and again rarely need treatment. ...Read more

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What causes inflamed tonsils, what are the symptoms and treatment ?

What causes inflamed tonsils, what are the symptoms and treatment ?

Bacteria vs virus: There are a few ways your tonsils could get inflamed. Usually it would start with a viral infection. If the body can't fight it appropriately, then it can become bacterial. This may take 5-7 days . At this point you may need antibiotics. ...Read more

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I have osa and am waiting for treatment (removing tonsils). Is there anything i can do while im waiting for treatment. I have 12 interruptions an hour?

I have osa and am waiting for treatment (removing tonsils). Is there anything i can do while im waiting for treatment. I have 12 interruptions an hour?

FATIGUE WITH OSA: Provigil iand nuvigil help with energy and fatigue Also adderal/Ritalin/Starttera. Start a gluten free diet WEIGHT LOSS IS CRITICAL .Wholeapproach.com gut loss.com. If CPAP or BIPAP is poorly tolerated seek ENT CONSULT for UPP/ vs Hyoid suspension. ...Read more

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