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What are the tests for tonsilar abscess?

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Dr. David Astrachan
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: Not usually done

Usually we can tell if somebody has an abscess by just examining them. In rare cases a ct scan of the neck can be performed to confirm this.

In brief: Not usually done

Usually we can tell if somebody has an abscess by just examining them. In rare cases a ct scan of the neck can be performed to confirm this.
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