Red sore on tonsil?

Been there long? If this sore on your tonsil had been there over a few days to a week, it is likely a viral process and will go away on its own. If not, consult your doctor.

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Itchy ear, red sore tonsil on the lft side. What to do. Took benedryl, and zantac (ranitidine).

Swollen tonsil . The ear symptoms may be caused by the inflammation in the tonsil. Whenever you have a persistent enlarged/swollen tonsil on one side needs to get checked and possibly biopsied. Read more...

One sore red swollen tonsil difficulty swallowing no other symptoms?

See a doctor . May be an infection, such as a tonsillar abscess, although I would think you may have fevers and feel sick if that were the case. See you doctor soon for an exam. If you develop fevers or feel ill, may need to go to the ER. Ask about a referral to an ENT specialist as well. Hope this helps! Read more...

Yesterday I got a stuffy nose, with sore & red tonsils. No yellow or white spots on them just some slight painful swallowing. Nothing more. Am I sick?

Sore throat. Drink huge amounts of warm green tea. The more liquids you drink, the better you dilute the virus. If throat gets very painful with fever, need to see a doctor. Read more...

What does having sore throat, red tonsils, bloodshot eyes, fever and headaches indicative of?

Several things. This problem mandates a real-time (face-to-face) meeting with a doctor. A history has to be taken along with a examination as well as labs and other tests. Only after all this will your doctor be in a position to tell you what's wrong and what needs to be done to help you. Read more...