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Cysts Removal Procedure
Treatment of Tonsils (Tonsillitis)
Hearing Aid Fitting
Treatment of Throat and Voice Problems
Earlobe Repair Procedure
Treatment of Sleep Disturbance
Nose Reshaping Procedure
Hearing Testing Techniques
Nasal And Sinus Allergy Care
Cochlear Implant Procedure
Ear Micro Surgery
Treatment Of Hearing Deficiency
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Hello Dr. I had eardrum surgery in 2014, there was a hole in y eardrum. But after a surgery still the water coming from my ear. And now when I consulted with Doctor. He is saying that they need another surgery. I have no money for surgery, Can you tell me how important this surgery for me? Because the new eardrum is developed very well. But near there 1 pocket is which is infected. I don't know what to do.
My mother is having ear infection right now. In parallel she is having diabetes and is on medication. sugar test on 10th june16 was 200 and 312.
Hi, Mujhe gale mein khana atak ja rha hai 1 week se aur hamesha aisa lag arha ki kuch gale mein atka hua hai to koi serious problem to nahi.
Hi, I am 29 years old male, getting severe headache in left side of the brain. Consulted general physician, he told that there is an infection in the left ear that's why you are getting headache, but I don't have any pain in the ear. So please suggest me what I should in this case. Thanks and Regards Praveen.
I have running nose and itching and sneezing in the morning. From last 2 month when I take citrezin it gone and come back after 2 to 3 days.
She's my sister he has hearing problem she had her ear operation of both last year due to hole in ear drum she is been taking taking medicines for too long but yet she is not able to hear clearly. Please help with some effective cure.
Tonsillitis is a condition, which is characterized by infection of the tonsils in your throat. The tonsils are a pair of lymph nodes that are situated in the throat; its primary function is to protect the body from various infections. Although the disorder can occur at any age, it is majorly common among children. A large number of bacteria or viruses can cause this disorder, but the most serious symptoms occur when it is caused by the streptococcal bacteria.
The first defense mechanism of the body is made up of the tonsils. They synthesize white blood cells which fight against infections. Although tonsils combat these infections, at times, they can fall prey to the same, thus resulting in tonsillitis. Tonsillitis can be caused by both virus and bacteria; however, it is mostly caused by the former. Kids and school going children are very vulnerable to this disorder as they can come in contact with harmful viruses and bacteria very easily.
You will experience symptoms such as a sore throat, bad breath and have difficulty in speaking. Swelling of the tonsils will also make swallowing of food a difficult affair. Other symptoms of tonsillitis are stomach cramps, fever and headaches. The neck and the jaw may also feel tender due to the swollen lymph nodes.
If the symptoms are mild, then it usually does not require any specific treatment. For severe symptoms, antibiotics are prescribed to combat the bacteria that caused the infection in the first place. Chronic cases of this disorder warrant a surgery known as tonsillectomy. In case of dehydration, intravenous fluids are administered.
In addition to these treatment methods, there are certain home remedies that you can follow. The tips you can follow are:
- Keep yourself well hydrated
- Use a humidifier
- Gargle with lukewarm water mixed with salt, regularly
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