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My right tonsil is swelled my lymph nodes swelled behind my ears and neck doctors did cut scans xrays and blood work all came back neg. What's causing?

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Dr. Paul Grin
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In brief: Tonsillitis

Tonsillitis is inflammation of the tonsils.
A bacterial or viral infection can cause tonsillitis. The common symptoms are: causes sore throat, fever, swollen glands in the neck, and trouble swallowing. If streptococcal tonsillitis, the penicillin v, or Erythromycin is treatment of choice. Rec.: see ENT for re-evaluation and diagnosis.

In brief: Tonsillitis

Tonsillitis is inflammation of the tonsils.
A bacterial or viral infection can cause tonsillitis. The common symptoms are: causes sore throat, fever, swollen glands in the neck, and trouble swallowing. If streptococcal tonsillitis, the penicillin v, or Erythromycin is treatment of choice. Rec.: see ENT for re-evaluation and diagnosis.
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