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Hi, I have removed tonsil stones using gargling salt water and a q tip and swelling has already reduced, how long for the throat discomforts to leave?

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Dr. Nela Cordero
Pediatrics

In brief: TONSILLITIS

If strep you need antibiotic x 10 days.
Sx will go away 1-2 days.

In brief: TONSILLITIS

If strep you need antibiotic x 10 days.
Sx will go away 1-2 days.
Dr. Nela Cordero
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