Tonsillitis

Tonsillitis

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The main symptom of tonsillitis is a sore throat, which usually appears red and inflamed along with the tonsils. The tonsils may have spots on them or pus that covers them in patches or entirely.

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ByHealthwise Staff

Primary Medical ReviewerAdam Husney, MD - Family Medicine

Specialist Medical ReviewerCharles M. Myer, III, MD - Otolaryngology

Current as ofNovember 14, 2014

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