Tonsillitis is inflammation of the tonsils, typically of rapid onset. It is a type of
pharyngitis. Symptoms may include sore throat, fever, enlargement of the tonsils,
WebMD describes tonsillitis, including its symptoms, causes, treatments, and
what to expect if surgery is necessary.
If you have tonsillitis, your throat usually hurts and it's hard to eat, drink, or even
swallow. You also might have a fever. Here are some other signs that bacteria or
Aug 22, 2016 ... Tonsillitis affects millions of individuals each year. Although uncomfortable and
unpleasant, the condition is rarely a major health concern.
Tonsillitis refers to inflammation of the pharyngeal tonsils (glands at the back of
the throat, visible through the mouth).
Tonsillitis is inflammation due to infection of the tonsils. Pharyngitis is
inflammation of the oropharynx but not the tonsils. The tonsils tend to atrophy in
Tonsillitis normally goes after a few days. Treatment can ease the symptoms until
the infection goes. See a doctor if symptoms are severe or persist. change...
Read our article and learn more on MedlinePlus: Tonsillitis.
Sep 15, 2016 ... Tonsillitis symptoms may include abdominal pain, headache, bad breath, runny
nose, pain or difficulty swallowing, and red, swollen tonsils.
Tonsillitis is an infection and swelling of the tonsils, which are oval-shaped
masses of lymph gland tissue located on both sides of the back of the throat.