... Thanks for sharing your story. I want to get a Tonsillectomy but am worried about the doctor making an error in judgment, but then again, I am a chronic over-thinker/worrier. So reading your story helps tremendously.
Is it too much to ask you to keep us updated every month or so?
I am curious about the weeks afterwards.
My biggest worry, I guess, would be taking any... (4 replies)
... Let me start out by saying I am a 45 year old female, smoker for 30 years, regular beer drinker. I had three bouts of tonsillitis and one bout of strep in three months, four rounds of antibiotics and several rounds of steroids. ... (4 replies)
... like symptoms. At first they were off and on, but the past few months it has been constant. ... (0 replies)
... My symptoms flare to different degrees, and without much notice often, so it is something the whole family has had to accommodate. ... (41 replies)
... I have had a mild sore throat for about two months on and off. It only hurts on my right tonsil. I will sometimes have white spots on the right tonsil that will go away. Help...please... ... (0 replies)
... Hi all, the last coupla weeks i have had a sore throat on and off. and not feeling bad. ... (0 replies)
... Hello, I had to post on this subject because after a year of the same thing, I can finally put this behind me. There's nothing worse than that "something stuck in the throat feeling". ... (14 replies)
... months on and off. Its only on my right side of my throat. ... (0 replies)
... This all began on October 22nd, 2012. I woke up with a mild sore throat. As a child I had strep throat several times per year so I checked the back of my throat and I saw several white pus sacs on my right tonsil. Left tonsil looked normal. ... (0 replies)
... ne has a clue what it is. My doctor apparently didn't either, just keeps saying if it's not better in a few days I want to hear from ya. After over 3 weeks, with on again off again sore throat and cough, and 2 doctor visits I went to an ENT. He did a scope on me and looked down my throat and examined my sinuses. ... (3 replies)
... T specialist, sounds like you may have severe infective sinusitis, its painful too painful to explain, i get it it some times. I have had 3 bad doses in 4 years and that was and is enough. I find ice packs are the only real thing that have helped me with the pain as it all gets numb, plus abs and pain killers. ... (1 replies)
... I'm not sure if these two problems are related, or in which forum this message belongs, so I'm going to post this in two forums and hopefully get some advice. ... (1 replies)
... The Dr. examined me and had a strep test done, which came back negative. He seemed surprised by that and told me to go home and rest for a few days. ... (2 replies)
... weeks since surgery and more confused than ever. Had ethmoidectomy, antrostomy, septoplasty. I don't have all of the exact procedures in details however. ... (5 replies)
... Pain in the lymphnodes on the left side of my neck, ringing in ears, sore throat on and off, incredibly tired even after 8 hours of sleep... ... (9 replies)
... the counter stuff at first for allergies then sinus they seem to work but for about 4 or 5 hours. I finally went to the doctor at the time I had watering eyes, sore throat, sneezing and what I think was post nasal drip. He put me on nasal spray, eye drops and an allergy med. ... (2 replies)
... I have been suffering on and off over the last few years with this. I wake up in the morning and I have thick and sticky white phlegm going down the back of my throat. ... (1 replies)
... I have been taking claritin D 12 hour twice a day for sneezing and seasonal allergies etc. ... (2 replies)
... Since July of this year I have been having throat problems. It started out with a very severe case of what was thought to be strep even though I tested neg on thr rapid test. ... (0 replies)
... Im a little estranged by this, I felt it coming on almost instantly. ... (1 replies)