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Swollen Tonsils No Pain
A few thoughts: Saline rinses will help. However, NSAID will also help. Sometimes antibiotics are necessary.
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Home treatment for swollen tonsils and pain when swallowing, slight cough, white patches and spots on tonsils?
You need medicine: Nope. This surely sounds like an infection and most likely strep. This can kill if not treated. Please get to the doctor.
Swollen tonsils, no pain unless I swallow, feels like something is stuck in throat, swollen taste buds with lots of pain. White tounge how to treat?
Swollen tonsils: Get antibiotics. Gargle with 1/2 tsp of baking soda in 8 oz of warm waterSee 1 more doctor answer
I have yellow beans on the swollen tonsils and pain for two months with my mouth and throat pain and My throat is always red-hot?
Few days ago had a bad sore throat when I awoke. Soreness is gone now mostly. But now, lump in throat & swollen tonsils. No pain. Pictures on profile.
So you: Had viral or bacterial infection, your lymph nodes reacted to fight infection. Smoking not good.
20 F having body and joint aches, headache, fatigue, lack of appetite, swollen tonsils/ throat pain, spitting up large chunks of bloody mucus x2 days?
Need complete exam: My dear, you need to see a physician for a complete exam and ruling out serious infectious diseases, including some labs and x-ray. Take it serious and see a doctor today. Best wishes
Symptoms: Sore throat (and tonsil stones), swollen tonsils, ear pain, sneezing, and runny nose. Also trouble sleeping and general weakness. Ideas?
I wonder: Are you using antihistamines for allergy symptoms? A side effect can be mouth dryness, which could worsen tonsil stones. These are mineralized deposits in the tonsillar crevices exacerbated by chronic nasal/throat inflammation. Warm salt water gargle may help. It may be more helpful to determine what is causing the inflammation to begin with and a virtual consult or with Allergist can help.
One swollen tonsil. Minor pain on swollen tonsil. Nasal drip. Gradually grew for 4 days. How long until I should see a doctor?
Maybe strep, flu, etc.: Doctor can check now. Throat symptoms can be from cold viruses, strep throat, allergies, etc. It may be difficult to tell what the cause is. If symptoms only last 1-2 days, it was likely allergies, irritation, or a mild cold. Doctors have fast 5-minute tests for strep, so a primary care doctor can diagnose strep and start antibiotics "soon", which means within the first few days of strep symptoms.
Have one swollen tonsil (no pain) and a small bump (looks like a pimple) that comes and goes. Usually is small and pink but sometimes has whitehead.
Tonsils: That pimple might represent a tonsillar stone which is usually due to debris
I've been having movement and discomfort on my left rib coughing up a lot of phlegm and one swollen tonsil no pain?
I have one swollen tonsil, jaw pain, I feel very hot and light headed. I have a sore, inflamed throat&it hurts to swallow. Also I'm congested. Help!
Visit ENT: Recommend a visit to ENT specialist asap. This condition could be dangerous without diagnosis and treatment.See 1 more doctor answer
I've had a terrible bad throat swollen tonsils and pain swallowing anything/ talking unless I take Advil (ibuprofen) the pain is too severe to just leave alone.
Swollen lymph nodes right side and right side swollen tonsil shooting pain from top of head down to shoulder every now and again been referred to ENT what could this be? Been garanteed this isn't an infection
Infection: Sounds like an infection, wait till you see the ENT
Teeth?: Anything in your mouth, back of your nose, neck. .. Infected?
See doctor now: You should see a doctor right away. This may be just a viral infection but the severe neck pain, especially if it hurts to bend your neck or bend at the waist, may be a sign of meningitis. The risk of head and neck infections (like a tonsillar infection) is that it can spread up towards the brain.See 1 more doctor answer
Swollen tonsils with extreme pain on coughing or swallowing. Have had tonsil stones for a while. Should I go to the er?
Yes: Given the medications that you are on you need to be evaluated.See 2 more doctor answers
Left side One swollen tonsils and jaw pain with no fever no soar throat nothing else with 412 eosiphinol
Enlarged tonsil: This may be tendonitis despite lack of sore throat. The jaw pain may be referred from tonsillar inflammation. Evaluation by your physician, oral surgeon or an otolaryngologist is advised. Testing would include a throat culture to check for strep and also a monotest and cbc. Your eosinophil count of 412 is nonspecific.
What could be the cause of painless mildly swollen right tonsil? No pain, but irritating swollen feeling. No viral infections lately. 20yrs old.
Tonsil: You may have a big tonsil. May be normal. Show to your Dr.