Our expert says:
You may be suffering from Candidia of the oral cavity as a result of the illness and the antibiotic treatment. The other possibilities include ulcers of the mouth due to the illness, and general poor status of your health at present. Other possibilities indeed include herpes stomatitis (cold sores/ fever blisters). It is important that you see an ENT or your GP, as a clinical assesment must be made in order to prescribe the appropriate management. It is different for every condition, but will respond to the correct management.
It is possible for these conditions to cause severe discomfort and pain, but it will not lead to tonsillitis. This has been caused by the conditions surrounding the tonsillitis, and should clear if diagnosed and treated correctly.
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