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My tonsils and throat feel sore and gland and adams apple is sore hurts when I swallow and sore to touch had oral sex pens went in deep in the throat?

My tonsils and throat feel sore and gland and adams apple is sore hurts when I swallow and sore to touch had oral sex pens went in deep in the throat?

Sore throat post sex: May be infection, should get checked for STDs including gonorrhea-. Gargle with salt water 1 teaspoon in glass water 3 x a day and follow up w/ doc for throat culture/swab including gonorrhea/chlamydia.Consider treatmetn with zithromax 4 tabs if not allergic Also consider the HPV vaccine f/u with doc ...Read more

Mouth (Definition)

Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


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I'm 22 and occasionally taste and spit out a very small amount of blood. I have no sore throat or fever. I feel fine, but my oral hygeine is not good and I have a yellow spoton my tonsil and a white particle deep inside crupt ii. I only spit out blood ver

I'm 22 and occasionally taste and spit out a very small amount of blood. I have no sore throat or fever. I feel fine, but my oral hygeine is not good and I have a yellow spoton my tonsil and a white particle deep inside crupt ii. I only spit out blood ver

Oral hygiene: Start figuring this out by using excellent oral hygiene for 2 weeks and see how this affects the bleeding. If it stops, there's your answer. If not, see a dentist or physician to evaluate your mouth and tonsils. Research is suggesting that there my be significant health benefits from practicing good oral hygiene. ...Read more

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If one has an unpopped blood blster on lower inside cheek near bite line, can that transmit HIV via deep mouth kissing? 2 weeks later I have aches, sore throat. Strep negative. WBC total in range.

If one has an unpopped blood blster on lower inside cheek near bite line, can that transmit HIV via deep mouth kissing? 2 weeks later I have aches, sore throat. Strep negative. WBC total in range.

Can wait: If a person has HIV and has a blood blister, and is worried that he will spread his HIV from his blood blister to somebody else, then he can just wait until his blood blister heals before having contact with another person. This way, the HIV-infected person can have peace of mind. ...Read more

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Should I get my tonsils out if I get a lot of sore throats?

Should I get my tonsils out if I get a lot of sore throats?

Possible: IF you are still having recurrent infections this can still be indicated. You need a visit with an ENT ...Read more

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Starting to have soreness of the throat have had strep 3 times already when is it time to remove my tonsils and what should I do further?

Starting to have soreness of the throat have had strep 3 times already when is it time to remove my tonsils and what should I do further?

You should get: An opinion from ENT or Head & Neck surgeon regarding tonsillectomy. When your tonsils become really enlarged, it can cause airway obstruction. Antibiotics can help with acute infection, but cannot control when tonsillitis becomes recurrent. ...Read more

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For 3 days my throat has been sore on left side. No other symptoms. No tonsils. Hurts especially to look up or stretch that part of my throat/neck.?

For 3 days my throat has been sore on left side. No other symptoms. No tonsils. Hurts especially to look up or stretch that part of my throat/neck.?

Multiple Causes: There could be multiple causes for having throat discomfort, but the most likely cause is a viral illness. You should see her family practice physician to make sure. Most viruses will get better after 7-10 days. If symptoms continue, make appointment with your physician. ...Read more

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Got a root canal redone 5 mos ago but it was unfinished. Am starting to get sore throats and swollen tonsils, not sure if it's from that but im scared?

Got a root canal redone 5 mos ago but it was unfinished. Am starting to get sore throats and swollen tonsils, not sure if it's from that but im scared?

Probably Unrelated: The symptoms are probably unrelated, but in any event, you really need to complete the root canal and an appropriate restoration before the tooth decays and needs to be extracted. ...Read more

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I'm concerned because I have swollen tonsil but not a sore throat?

I'm concerned because I have swollen tonsil but not a sore throat?

ENT exam: The swollen tonsil, if not painful could be left over from an old infection but an examination by an otolaryngologist is recommended to fully evaluate a persistently enlarged tonsil. ...Read more

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Tonsils are swollen and throat is sore but I don't feel sick?

Tonsils are swollen and throat is sore but I don't feel sick?

Sore throat: Your sore throat and tonsil enlargement can be secondary to post nasal drip from nasal allergies. Ask your doctor for a steroid nasal spray, it will appease your symptoms. ...Read more

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What exactly does it mean if your throat is really sore with white stuff in one tonsil?

Infection: This could represent either a bacterial or a viral infection. See physician & get a strep throat test/ culture. If you have strep throat, antibiotic therapy is imperative to prevent future complications. ...Read more

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I have chronic tonsilitis. Sore throats. I have been told by 4 doctors that I need my tonsils out how long can I be putting this off?

I have chronic tonsilitis. Sore throats. I have been told by 4 doctors that I need my tonsils out how long can I be putting this off?

Chronic Tonsillitis: If you have experienced more than four episodes of acute tonsillitis within the last six months or six or more episodes within the past year, you should see an ent. Also, a chronic sore throat needs to be evaluated. Tonsillectomy is an outpatient procedure in the vast majority of health patents. If you get medical treatment with each episode, the question is just one of patience. ...Read more

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Frequent sore throats every few months. Red & painful swallowing/eating. Haven't got tonsils as were removed years ago, no other symptoms. What is it?

Frequent sore throats every few months. Red & painful swallowing/eating. Haven't got tonsils as were removed years ago, no other symptoms. What is it?

Pharyngitis: Even without tonsils you can still get viral infections affecting the area where the tonsils were, and occasionally some tonsillar tissue may be left behind. If you are concerned you should see your family doctor when your throat is sore ...Read more

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Would tonsil removal help a recurring sore throat?

Not necessarily.: There are several other causes of recurrent throat pain that will not go away with tonsil removal. Nasal allergies, sinus infections, frequent colds, mouth-breathing, and smoking are just a few of the possible causes not related to tonsils. It may be time to seek medical attention. ...Read more

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The soreness went away in my throat but now have white bumps on my tonsils. What is this?

The soreness went away in my throat but now have white bumps on my tonsils. What is this?

Tonsilliths: Those white concretions in your tonsil are bacterial colonies that are common in young adults. Your sore throat may have brought your attention to them. See ent. ...Read more

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I have two oval shaped holes on/near my tonsils. There is no discharge in them, they are completely empty. My throat is also sore.?

I have two oval shaped holes on/near my tonsils. There is no discharge in them, they are completely empty. My throat is also sore.?

Possibly large tonsi: Large tonsils typically have increased irregularities. They can also get infected, hae abcesses, and major distortion. Mostly it is just that they are enlarged and irregular but difficult to judge witout seeing them. ...Read more

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My throat and tonsils are really sore because of drainage. I have taken medicine everyday but its only getting worse. What should I do?

See your doctor.: I can't tell from your question, whether you've already seen your doctor or what medicine you're taking. If you haven't already seen your doctor, you need to do so, to diagnose the cause of your soreness and drainage. If you've already been seen, you should follow up, for a possible change in medication or further testing. ...Read more

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Hey my throat feels like it coated even though its normal colour my tonsils are a little big but there is no soreness and they are also normal colour?

Hey my throat feels like it coated even though its normal colour my tonsils are a little big but there is no soreness and they are also normal colour?

Swab: If there is no pain or difficulty swallowing there is no need to be concerned. If you can see a white coating then this could be the beginning of a streptococcal throat infection or yeast infection of the throat. If the symptoms are not resolving over 24 hrs, see your dr to get a swab done ...Read more

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Every time I drink or eat, the top right side of my throat is really sore like it's been cut. It's just by my tonsils, but I can't see anything wrong?

Every time I drink or eat, the top right side of my throat is really sore like it's been cut. It's just by my tonsils, but I can't see anything wrong?

Throat culture: You need to be checked for mononucleosis (since you're 18) and for strep infection. If sexually active, Neisserian infection should also be ruled out. Meanwhile, ibuprofen will help your symptoms but don't skip the evaluation as you can feel better but still become sicker. ...Read more

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What can I take for sore throat or tonsils?

What can I take for sore throat or tonsils?

Symptom relief: You can get temporary symptom relief with salt water gargles or throat lozenges but for persistent or severe symptoms see a doctor. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a sore throat and a swollen tonsil, what is this?

What to do if I have a sore throat and a swollen tonsil, what is this?

Mono, Streph, virus?: For significantly sore throat w swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician & get a strep throat test & culture. Antibiotics are imperative for Strep Throat. Try saltwater gargles. Mix tsp of salt in 8 oz of warm water – gargle w this several times/day. You can gargle w Aloe Vera juice a couple of times per day. A mix of chamomile tea w honey & a small amt of lemon juice helps. ...Read more

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I think I may have tonsil stones, but my throat is sore as well. Is that a common symptom?

I think I may have tonsil stones, but my throat is sore as well. Is that a common symptom?

Yes: Tonsillitis may cause tonsil stones which resolve as does the tonsillitis. Tonsil stones can be chronic and usually cause bad breath and sometimes either soreness or a sensation something is stuck in the throat. ...Read more

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My tonsil crypts are filled with a gggreen like mucus, my throat isn't sore it just feels like somethins lodged. Its not like normal stones?

My tonsil crypts are filled with a gggreen like mucus, my throat isn't sore it just feels like somethins lodged. Its not like normal stones?

Tonsil stones: Hello, tonsils live in the back of your throat and with every swallow of food, some particles may become trapped within the crypts of your tonsils. You are already gargling with water after meals which is helping. The only cure is a tonsillectomy. If one side is significantly larger than the other, that is another reason for ENT evaluation. Good luck. ...Read more

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What causes rid of a bad sore throat and hurting tonsils?

What causes rid of a bad sore throat and hurting tonsils?

Sore throat: For significant sore throat with swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician & get a strep throat test/ culture. If you have strep throat, antibiotic therapy is imperative to prevent future complications. Consider tylenol (acetaminophen) or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications. Saltwater gargles: mix 1 tsp salt in 8 oz warm water – gargle several times a day. Or gargle with aloe vera juice twice a day. ...Read more

Pharynx (Definition)

It is the connection between the mouth and the throat. The 3 parts are the oropharynx, nasopharynx, and hypo-pharynx. The pharynx leads into the ...Read more