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I have a tonsil that is filling with blood. i've had 3 sore

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Customer: ***** *****. I have a tonsil that is filling with blood. i've had 3 sore throats this fall and winter. In addition I have pain in my ear that feel down into my jaw and neck plus and had few migranies during this period of time.
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Customer: Headache is located above my eyes and around my temples w/ the right side occuring more often. I've been getting tonsil stones for about 4 years now but the winter has been the worse with the sore throats. An occassional* cough and my sinus have been draining for about 3 weeks now. I've been through 2 differnet anti biotics
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Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 11 months ago.

This is Dr. David

you need to consult with an ENT doctor about this

you may benefit from having your tonsils removed with a tonsillectomy surgery procedure which can be done for you.

you might need to take allergy medications like allegra 180mg daily or zyrtec or claritin daily and a steroid nasal spray like Nasocort daily to help decrease sinus congestion symptoms

you might need a sinus CT scan to check for blocked sinus passages. some patients sinus symptoms are so bad, they need sinus surgery.

have you consulted with an ENT specialist yet?

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