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    Swollen tonsils with no pain
    shelby012 posted:
    My name is Shelby, and I am sixteen years old. The past few weeks I have had extremely swollen tonsils, to the point where eating, drinking, and even breathing have become very difficult. Back in the summer of 2012, I had contracted mononucleosis (mono). But, after a several agonizing weeks, the virus slowly disappeared on its own. I was put on a steroid pill, which was very large and hard to swallow, which I believe helped with the virus. Anyways, lately my tonsils have swelled to the size they were when I had the virus.There is no pain, but vital processes have become near impossible. If anyone could offer any advice about what is going on, or what I need to do, it is welcome. Thanks!

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