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Posted by: Anon | 2009-10-19

Bad smelling stuff

I sometimes have these small white balls coming out from the side of my throat and they smell really bad, what are they and what causes that and what treatment can one get

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Hallo Anon
It is called tonsilliths or tonsil stones. It is caused by old cells or infectious material that gets stuck in the tonsil crypts. It can be removed by massaging or squeezing the base of the tonsils ( see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tonsillolith)
Dr Bets

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Posted by: cyberdoc | 2009-10-19

Hallo Anon
It is called tonsilliths or tonsil stones. It is caused by old cells or infectious material that gets stuck in the tonsil crypts. It can be removed by massaging or squeezing the base of the tonsils ( see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tonsillolith)
Dr Bets

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