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Tonsils Not The Same Size
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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
Can shotty lymph nodes be matted? Any possibility? Each one of them is the size of my smallest finger nail
Matted lymph nodes: When several shoddy nodes are present they are palpated as as a unit and give the sensation of being matted together. ...Read more
Any size: Size doesn't play a role in tonsil inflammation but inflammation can definitely make the tonsils swell up. If the tonsil swells up due to inflammation, you might have new onset of snoring or a sense of choking. When the inflammation decreases, the swelling may decrease as well. ...Read more
What is a normal size [mm] lymph nodes in the mediastinum bilateral hilum? I have the sizes of mine, but not sure how large mine are in comparison.
Size not important: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph nodes "taste" the lymph for anything bad like bacteria/viruses/cancers, etc. When it detects a problem, it alerts the immune system and your body reacts. They enlarge in response to the inflammation they create when they react. They shrink when all is well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
5 mm to 15 mm: We stsrt off with 12 mm then 8 mm for the arms then 5 mm for the suction port, then another 12 or 15 mm for the asst. port. the camera port mayhave to ve extednded for specimen rretreival ...Read more
Depends: If an isolated issue discovered by an ophthalmologist, then it might be how yours have developed. Disparate size can be an early indication of susceptiblity to glaucoma which is quite treatable. But you have already seen an eye doctor (be sure it was an ophthalmologist - an md) who can do the other testing needed to rule out this condition. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Hello, is it normal to have very small lumps on the front/middle of the tongue and larger ones on the back the same color as the tongue?
Hard to answer: This is hard to tell without seeing them. There are some larger lumps at the back of the tongue that are normal. They are taste buds, There are also normal bumps on front of tongue called papillae. Look at some pictures of bumps on tongue on google and if yours do not look like this then see your doctor or dentist for exam. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Different sizes: Different cells in the body can vary tremendously in size. The biggest cell in the human body is the oocyte, or egg cell. ...Read more
It is possible to have swollen lymph nodes in the neck because of sinusitis and other in the groin caused by small cut in the leg, at the same time?
Testes: It is normal to have mild size discrepancies between the testes. Also, they may lie within the scrotum at different angles, creating the illusion of a size discrepancy. If there is a significant size discrepancy, however, it is probably abnormal. If you have concerns, you should see your doctor to get examined. ...Read more
If a heart pushed out the same amount of blood with the same strength would the BP always be the same no matter circumstances?
I am 25 one side of tonsils and adenoids atrophied while the other remains enlarged. Without pain or hoarseness. Do tonsils and adenoids atrophy bilaterally at the same time?
Will a urethral diverticulum change size throughout the day? Basically smaller in the morning and get larger during the day?
Urologist: Urethral prolapse is likely and the degree of prolapse may fluctuate in your case. A urologist can evaluate and advise you best on this condition. ...Read more
Tonsil size: Tonsils are graded in size from 1 to 4, depending on how they look when your doctor examines you. A size 1+ is barely visible, and a 4+ means the tonsils are so large they touch in the middle. Tonsil size itself doesn't really mean anything, the important thing is whether they cause problems - such as recurrent infections or interfere with your breathing at night, causing sleep apnea. ...Read more
Can you get tonsil stones under your tonsils beside the back of the tounge? As well as the tonsils themselves, and how do know if they arnt visible
Rule out tonsillitis: LINGULAR TONSILS under the tongue can become inflamed =tonsillitis and can cause halitosis. You need exam and have a throat culture. If that is negative then blood work needs to be done to evaluate for other issues, especially H. pylori. It is the ulcer causing bacteria that can cause halitosis as well . Make sure to brush and floss teeth 3x/dy. Also use a specially designed tongue scraper ...Read more
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