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Example sentences for tonsils

But he's having a lot of pain and it's not his tonsils--they're not even red--so it must be coming from farther down.
The tonsils are lymph nodes in the back of the mouth and top of the throat.
The doctor will look for redness and pus-filled patches on the tonsils and back of the throat.
Often, adenoid removal is done at the same time as a tonsillectomy, surgery to remove the tonsils.
With a sore throat, sometimes the tonsils or surrounding parts of the throat are inflamed.
Your throat will be swabbed in the area of the tonsils.
The health care provider rubs a sterile cotton swab along the back of your throat near the tonsils.
Adenoids are collections of spongy lymph tissue in the back of the throat, similar to the tonsils.
Or, you'd rather have your tonsils removed without anesthesia than spend time at a mall.

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