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Rapid Regrowth of Tonsillar Tissue
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linzertorte posted:
I am a 26 year old female and got my tonsils removed on December 20, 2012. Today is January 22, 2013 and my right tonsil is growing back. Any advice? Panic?

here's a link to a couple images of what I've got going on back there:
http://s1310.beta.photobucket.com/user/linzertorte4/library/
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Rod Moser, PA, PhD responded:
I think that panic would not be appropraite, but seeing your ENT -- the one that removed your tonsils -- would be prudent. Tonsils are lymph tissue and sometimes, it can regenerate a bit; but not to the size of your original tonsils.


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