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I had my tonsils out two weeks ago. I now have bumps on the back of my tongue that are very painful. At the same time my daughter has thrush but I hav?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine
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In brief: There are

two small " lingual tonsils "in the area you describe and infection in these "secondary" tonsils may be infected or have "reactive" tissue to your chronic pharyngeal tonsil infection.
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Ask your ENT specialist....if this is possible... BTW I do not think your daughter's thrush is iimplicated in your present situation..
Hope this helps

Dr Z

In brief: There are

two small " lingual tonsils "in the area you describe and infection in these "secondary" tonsils may be infected or have "reactive" tissue to your chronic pharyngeal tonsil infection.
....
Ask your ENT specialist....if this is possible... BTW I do not think your daughter's thrush is iimplicated in your present situation..
Hope this helps

Dr Z
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