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White Spots Behind Your Ears
My right tonsil is swollen no white spots but it looks like a bigger tonsil behind it dark colour neck glands/ear painful can't swallow without pain?
Seek medical care: This may be an infection such as a peritonsilar abscess. This is an infection typically of a unilateral tonsil which presents with one sided throat pain radiating to the ear and there may be swollen glands on the side of the infection. Other possibilities could be neoplastic (cancer). ...Read more
Pain behind last tooth upper right. Pain spreads to right ear and front neck. White spots in my mouth. Can open mouth wide. Swollen neck glands.
Infection?: See doctor or dentist (if tooth or gum related) for evaluation. ...Read more
I m having white spots near my ears and small spots elsewhere too...Doctors have siad that it is vitiligo how should I cure it? What is the reason?
My girlfriend has only one tonsil, it is swollen w/ white spots and her ears are ringing, she is currently taking amoxicillan, it has helped very litt?
Only @ night time. My back teeth, mostly bottom. Also jaw & ears hurt very bad. Can't lay down. Causes tremendous pain. Orajel causes white spots?
Cause: Before applying treatment the cause of your pain has to be determined. It may be bruxism, infection, parafunctional habits, joint dyscrasia, etc. Please see your Dentist. Referral to an Oro-facial Pain Expert may be in order. Oracle is for superficial gum lesions, so probably not the treatment of choice for your problem. ...Read more
Hello, I have one swollen tonsil on the right side, no pain, no white spots, no difficulty swallowing just a bit discomfort in my right ear. Cough & co?
U Described symptoms: You have described your symptoms. Do you have a question? If you are looking for a diagnosis, then you should use HealthTap Prime or talk to your primary physicians, as there are many conditions which cause swollen tonsils & plugged ears. Strep throat, scarlet fever, tonsillitis, lymphoma, & viral infections are some of the causes. More info & space for communication is needed for good diagnosis. ...Read more
I have celiac. Skin gets white spots that come and go, tingling in my feet hands forearms. Some bad pain in spine, up to and into ears comes and go?
Check it out: Get checked out for nutritio deficiency, thyroid etc ...Read more
I have white spots on my swollen tonsils My ears hurt I have a bad cough and I have lost my voice My tonsils aren't swollen anymore but cough is worse?
Mycoplasma infection: With history of tonsillar swelling, loss of voice and now a worsening cough, it would be wise to visit your doctor. While this could be a viral infection, your symptoms are bothersome for a possible Mycoplasma infection. Additionally, it would not be improbable for this to be strep throat complicated by bronchitis--also something not to be taken lightly. Call your doctor for an appointment today. ...Read more
Sore throat: Your daughters symptoms could be due to a virus or bacteria. The viral form will ultimately resolve on it's own. All that is necessary is fluids and rest. The bacterial form, however, will require antibiotic treatment. This form is commonly known as strep throat. The only way to differentiate between the two is by being tested by your doctor. I recommend a visit to your doctor so that this may be. ...Read more
Hi I have a fever of 101 my glands have white spots on them and I have a bad ear infection according yo my school doctor. What should I be taking? Tks
Didn't they treat?: If you have seen a doctor and these things were described, it seems likely that further testing and suggestions for treatment would have been offered. If not, see your family doctor. This could be strep throat, infectious mononucleosis, or half a dozen other illnesses. ...Read more
Hi, extremely painful throat and ear and white spots on my tonsils, in the last half hour the ends of my fingers have gone numb? Thanks
Please go to your: Doc. You need a diagnosis and treatment. White spots on the throat are one thing and numb fingers another. Peace and good health. ...Read more
What should I do if I have a sore throat and it seems to only be on one side, thebehind my right ear. No white spots on my throat, any idea what this is?
Blister like bumpson back of throat. No white spots but throat sore/painful when swallowing also ears and hurts. Any ideas on what this is?
Sharp pain in my head & ears, coldscore, white spots on throat and feel weak neck pain stumuk pain sore throat?
Need evaluation ASAP: Needs evaluation asap for infection.Get a more detailed answer ›
Tested positive for strep a white spots on tonsils. (negative for glandular fever.) penicillin vk for 21 days and spots came back. Now have ear ache?
Strept Secrets: Bacterial group a strept infection is often associated with fever, enlarged lymph nodes and the tonsillar "white spots" known as exudates. These are a white cell (pus) response from the lymph tissue (tonsils) just below the surface and can recur if inadequate treatment or chronic infection. Tonsillar stones (saliva/mucous/food particles) are what people often see in the folds of the tonsils. ...Read more
Doctor queried Down syndrome in my baby (72 hrs old). Echo test is ok, no short hand, no groove between toes, no white spots in eye, mother age 20, ears ok?
Any age mom: Ds can occur at ang maternal age but numbers climb a lot for older moms. If doc suspects some unusual issue it is best that s/he be up front about it and do appropriate screening or specific tests to define it. Proper diagnosis can either relieve you or make sure early treatments are started. ...Read more
Roof of mouth so itchy, dizzy, very very sore throat, ears hurt, white spots on tongue and high temp. Worth a visit to the doctors or treat at home?
Go: Go see your GP. Take advantage of his/her intense training and many years of experience. ...Read more
Mild sore throat w ear ache for a few days. Now, I have white spots on tonsils and orange spots on back of throat. No fever. Some sinus drainage?
Sounds like a sinus: Problem. May not require antibiotics as usually don't give early unless meet specific criteria but there are comfort measures doc can provide for you. Feel better! ...Read more
BF has tiny 3 white spots not bubbly (tried to remove but won't go) inside meatus & one on head? Is it the cause of his pinching?? What could this be??
Having white spots and looks like layer of the sking is pealing off and there is swelling in the lower part of pennies head. Is there any problem with?
IF HAVE PROBLEMS WITH THE HEAD OF YOUR PENIS (NOT PENNIES), SEE YOUR DOCTOR.
I DON'T KNOW HOW LONG YOU HAVE HAD THEM.
TO PLAY SAFE AND SEE A DOCTOR. ...Read more