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My daughter is having bilateral follicular tonsilitis.What is the symptom & remedy?

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Dr. Terry Brenneman
Pediatrics

In brief: Sore thorat

I am not sure what "follicular" tonsillitis is.
In children, tonsillitis means infected tonsils, usually viral but occasionally strep bacteria. Symptoms are sore throat, maybe fever, maybe tender, enlarged lymph glands in the neck. Treat the pain with Acetaminophen or ibuprofen. If it is strep and your child is over 3, then antibiotics will be needed.L, .

In brief: Sore thorat

I am not sure what "follicular" tonsillitis is.
In children, tonsillitis means infected tonsils, usually viral but occasionally strep bacteria. Symptoms are sore throat, maybe fever, maybe tender, enlarged lymph glands in the neck. Treat the pain with Acetaminophen or ibuprofen. If it is strep and your child is over 3, then antibiotics will be needed.L, .
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