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Thrush On Tonsils

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Tonsils & Thrush...

Dear Dr. Feinberg,I never really looked at my tonsils until the last couple of weeks. Consequently, I never realized that my tonsils had crypts.Today I squeezed one of my tonsils and out came a lot of green foul smelling cheese like stuff. This...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...This is not thrush, nor is it normal. You have tonsillitis, and need antibiotics to clear it up. See your physician. Read more »

Tonsils & Thrush...

I recently have become concerned about a sexual encounter. I never paid attention to my tonsils... Read more »

Alqaeda @12week. Yeeeeeeha wooohooo.

Dear experience, compassionate, amazing doctor. Its 12week today and i just tested at a malaysian... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Candidiasis (Thrush)

... What Is Thrush? Can It Be Prevented? How Is It Treated? Natural Therapies The Bottom Line What Is Thrush? Candidiasis is a common Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Fluconazole (Diflucan)

...skin lotions or creams. It works against several different types of fungus, including the yeast infection called candidiasis or thrush. Many germs live in our bodies or are common in our surroundings. A healthy immune system can fight them off or... Read more »
The Well Project

Understanding the Immune System

...They are spread throughout the body. Lymph organs include the bone marrow and the thymus, as well as the lymph nodes, spleen, tonsils and adenoids, the appendix, and clumps of tissue in the small intestine known as Peyer's patches. (Some people... Read more »
Project Inform

Systemic Candidiasis

...and swelling. A bad case can make walking, peeing or sex very painful. Infection in the Mouth Oral candidiasis, called thrush , involves the mouth and sometimes the throat. It can also occur without symptoms. The most common symptoms usually... Read more »
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Posted by dusty, 2 Replies
...break viginal intercorse with a hoar and a week after a spike a fever and chills for 7dayr followed by swollen tonsil , oral thrush (culture test), rash on torso, malaise, fatigue, muscle spasm on laps and shoulder and some night sweat.... Read more »

Chronic Tonsil Cheese

Posted by brent4861, 10 Replies
...fear of getting pnuemonia for the second time. I was at that time experiencing Tonsil cheese and I have always had very large tonsils. This icky stuff accumulates in the spongey hole-like areas of the tonsils and can taste bad. Well i got... Read more »

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Posted by terryjeff, 1 Reply
...first std mot due to getting genital herpes all my results were neg except i had herpes.Just after i got my results i had a thrush some in my mouth or something which is still there til this day and a lymth node up in my neck its been up bout 8... Read more »

Q about oral thrush

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I was wondering if some of the experts could give me some info. Is oral thrush painful? I came down with a bad throat infection a couple of days ago. Having a hard time swallowing and both my nodes are swollen Read more »