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What could this be behind my tonsils

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What could this be behind my tonsils
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Dear customer,

Thank you for the question.

There are many lymph nodes behind the tonsils. These are mildly enlarged and inflamed causing this appearance behind the tonsils. This is not a cause for worry and after the inflammation of the tonsils has reduced even the lymph nodes inflammation will resolve.

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I’ve had it for multiple months now
Doctor: Dr. Ravoof, Doctor replied 6 months ago

Dear customer,

Thank you for replying.

These lymph nodes once enlarged may continue to remain enlarged in many individuals. This is not concerning and they are still considered to be harmless.

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