How long does tonsil swollen last?

How long does tonsil swollen last?

How long tonsillitis lasts. Symptoms will usually go away after 3 to 4 days. Tonsillitis is not contagious, but most of the infections that cause it are, for example, colds and flu.

When to see a doctor for a swollen tonsil?

Tonsil cancers are almost always concentrated on one side, and can present with swelling and pain with no other symptoms. (Though, can also present with throat pain, ear pain, bleeding, and a lump on the neck.) ⚠️ If your swollen tonsil persists or gets worse over time, see your doctor ASAP.

Is it a cold or a swollen tonsil?

Throat is not sore and no other cold/flu like symptoms. Doctor assured me its viral and will go away on its own…but I’m worried sick Hey, I’ve been though similar apart from my thoat was sore too, I had swollen right tonsil for 8 weeks, had 2 lots of antibiotics and eventually reffered to ENT.

Can a swollen tonsil cause an ear ache?

No pain in the tonsil but clogged ears. Its 2 weeks old. I am planning to book an appointment with a GP. Kindly let me know what the doctor said. Really worried. hi, sorry to jump on this. I have the same thing, a swollen tonsil, and only yesterday did I start to get ear ache.

Can a swollen tonsil be a sign of cancer?

Your swollen tonsil could potentially be a sign of cancer. “Cancer is always the most concerning, and what most people are afraid of,” says Dr. Zalvan. Tonsil cancers are almost always concentrated on one side, and can present with swelling and pain with no other symptoms.

Tonsil cancers are almost always concentrated on one side, and can present with swelling and pain with no other symptoms. (Though, can also present with throat pain, ear pain, bleeding, and a lump on the neck.) ⚠️ If your swollen tonsil persists or gets worse over time, see your doctor ASAP.

How to tell if you have tonsilitis?

A very sore throat with red, swollen tonsils; there may be a white discharge or spots on the tonsils. Swollen and tender lymph nodes in the neck under the jaw. A low-grade fever, headache, and/or stomach ache accompanying the other symptoms.

Throat is not sore and no other cold/flu like symptoms. Doctor assured me its viral and will go away on its own…but I’m worried sick Hey, I’ve been though similar apart from my thoat was sore too, I had swollen right tonsil for 8 weeks, had 2 lots of antibiotics and eventually reffered to ENT.

No pain in the tonsil but clogged ears. Its 2 weeks old. I am planning to book an appointment with a GP. Kindly let me know what the doctor said. Really worried. hi, sorry to jump on this. I have the same thing, a swollen tonsil, and only yesterday did I start to get ear ache.