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How do I get my swollen tonciles to go down?
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Dr. Harris Cohen
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In brief: Swollen tonsils
Tonsillar swelling may be the result of bacterial or viral infection -- at home you can try Ibuprofen and salt water gargles, but see your physician if symptoms persist, if you have a fever, if your voice is changing, or if you have trouble swallowing or breathing.

In brief: Swollen tonsils
Tonsillar swelling may be the result of bacterial or viral infection -- at home you can try Ibuprofen and salt water gargles, but see your physician if symptoms persist, if you have a fever, if your voice is changing, or if you have trouble swallowing or breathing.
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