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Customer: Im having weird issues with what I think is a lump and swollen tonsil gland the lump is painful and only exists on one side like a pea sized and very painful
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Hi there,
This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.

How long you have this?

Is it possible to attach a pic here?

This is likely tonsil infection.

Throat swab can be taken to check for streptococcal infection.

Please see your GP about it.
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