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I am suffering from grade 1 tonsil. I always feel like filled throat with sputum even after eating fruits. What should I do.
I am suffering from chronic sinusitis. Have nasal polyps and persistent nasal congestion. Can you please help?
Since 1 month I am suffering from blocked nose in this summer and as soon as I sit in Air Conditioner, sneezing starts. What the heck is this ? Is this allergy ? Is this due to weather?
Hello doctor. My age is 20 years male. I am suffering from runny nose and allergic rhinitis from childhood. I find it very difficult to breath during night. I am really fed up with this problem because it happens very frequently. I have consulted with many ent doctor but they tell me it is incurable we can only take preventive measures. What is the treatment to this problem. What should I do please help.
My wife she has terrible pain in her both feet when she gets up from bed cannot keep on floor and has laziness through t the day and dizziness, headache, please suggest me the right remedy ?
My nose is totally dry and when I try to clear it my nose starts bleeding and I am suffering from these disease from past 3 months and when I try spray water some kind itching generate for a moment.
Tonsillitis is a disorder of the tonsils present on the back of your throat. The tonsils acts as a defensive mechanism in the body as they prevent the body from infections. This is a contagious condition and can occur at any age. It is widely prevalent among school going kids.
Tonsillitis may be classified into two types:
- Chronic tonsillitis: This type of tonsillitis tends to last for an extended duration with symptoms of bad breath and tenderness in the lymph nodes.
- Recurrent tonsillitis: This is a form of acute tonsillitis which repeats itself over a year.
Causes: Tonsils prevent various virus and bacteria from entering the body through the mouth by producing antibodies. The tonsils, however, may become vulnerable to these infections. A virus that causes common cold or the bacteria that causes strep throat may result in tonsillitis. The most common cause of this disorder is the strep bacteria. School going children are especially vulnerable to this disorder because they are most prone to various infections.
The various viruses that may cause tonsillitis are:
- Herpes simplex virus
- Epstein-Barr virus
- Influenza virus
- Parainfluenza virus
The various symptoms of tonsillitis are
- Swallowing difficulties
- A sore throat
- The sore throat may result in bad breath
- You may experience fever and chills
- Pain in the head, ear and stomach
- You may experience stiffness in the neck and the jaw
- Swollen tonsils with possible redness
- Changes in voice
- Symptoms of cold
Treatment: The treatment for tonsillitis is usually antibiotics and in some cases, tonsillectomy. The antibiotics help in getting rid of the bacterial infection. Surgery is only done in cases where tonsillitis is chronic in nature. It is important that you drink fluids and restrict smoking to prevent tonsillitis. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult an ENT specialist.