Our expert says:
Your doctor is correct in the assumption that your problem is either allergy or infection related. Allergies seem more likely, and in your case one should try an exclude a possible food allergy. Try to identify a possible cause. Adults may develope an allergy at any stage, even if one was able to take certain foods in the past. The fact that you still have your tonsils, may play a role, your doctor should advise whether removal could be recommended. Tonsil stones are aften indicative of chronic tonsillitis.
If the problem is allergy related, you may require further tests to establish the causative allergen.
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