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Is tonsillitis caused by a pathogen?
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Dr. Matthew Russell
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
In brief: Yes
Tonsillitis is an infection of the tonsils.
Tonsillitis can be caused by viral infections or bacterial infections.

In brief: Yes
Tonsillitis is an infection of the tonsils.
Tonsillitis can be caused by viral infections or bacterial infections.
Dr. Matthew Russell
Dr. Matthew Russell
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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
In brief: Often Can Be
Many cases of tonsillitis are caused by infectious agsnets whic are pathogenic, such as strep or ebv(mono).
See your doctor for correct therapy to prevent possible serious complications.

In brief: Often Can Be
Many cases of tonsillitis are caused by infectious agsnets whic are pathogenic, such as strep or ebv(mono).
See your doctor for correct therapy to prevent possible serious complications.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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