Posted by: WORRIED | 2009-02-19


I have still got my tonsils in the one side of my throat, normally every winter I struggle with tonsolitis but last year I was fine. But a few days ago I woke up with swollen glands in my neck - both sides just below my jaw my thoat is not sore I dont have a fever or headache basically no other symptons except for my tonsils that is red and there is a yellow pocket and my breaths smells bad do I need to go see the doctor or will it clear up by itself or can I cargle with salt water I am just worried that it can be something serious like the big C whats the chances of it being C

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Dear Worried
It sounds like tonsillitis - try using Tonsilla or Tonsillyte, spray the throat with Andolex spray or gargle with an antiseptic. If you get feverish or start feeling sick you should please get antibiotics
Dr Bets

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