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3,174 Possible Causes for Tonsillar Mass, Tonsillitis, Unilateral Throat Pain

  • Tonsillar Lymphoepithelioma

    2018 Etiology bacterial tonsillitis viral tonsillitis HSV-associated tonsillitis See also tonsillitis HSV-induced tonsillitis 25 July 2018 Herpes virus simplex-induced tonsillitis[humpath.com] Clinically, it presents as a sore throat with difficulty swallowing because of a large mass in the tonsillar area; it is usually unilateral and may or may not be ulcerated[dental.washington.edu] The patient presented with a tonsillar mass that was confirmed on biopsy to be lymphoepithelioma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tonsillar Abscess

    […] the tonsil.[healthhype.com] The hallmark clinical findings of which include: Severe unilateral throat pain and possibly ear pain Fever 103F (39 C), malaise, rigors Difficulty swallowing saliva Muffled[pemcincinnati.com] Quinsy abscess Needle aspiration: All such patients require needle aspiration of the tonsillar mass and cultures.[smartypance.com]

  • Peritonsillar Abscess

    CONCLUSIONS: Several findings support the acute tonsillitis hypothesis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] sore throat occasionally accompanied by ipsilateral ear pain Fever Muffled "hot potato" voice Dysphagia with pooling of saliva and drooling Trismus: inability to open the[pedclerk.bsd.uchicago.edu] Quinsy abscess Needle aspiration: All such patients require needle aspiration of the tonsillar mass and cultures.[smartypance.com]

  • Tonsillitis

    Children who develop tonsillitis have swollen lymph nodes in the neck and also develop patches on the tonsils.[symptoma.com] Patients may present with a variety of symptoms including painful throat (may be unilateral), dysphagia, fevers, tender cervical lymphadenopathy and/or tonsillar exudate.[radiopaedia.org] Summary Tonsillitis is an infection of the tonsils, the small masses of lymphatic tissue at the back of the throat.[health24.com]

  • Carcinoma of the Tonsil

    Carcinoma of the tonsil is the second most common neoplasm of the upper respiratory tract and a sore throat is the most frequent initial symptom.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Here, we present a case report of a pedunculated tonsillar mass in a nearly asymptomatic patient that was present for 2 years prior to removal.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract One hundred and twenty-two cases with squamous cell carcinoma of the tonsil have been reviewed, 101 of which were treated with radiotherapy; the five-year survival[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Unilateral Throat Pain
  • Pharyngitis due to Group A Beta-Hemolytic Streptococcus

    Pus on the tonsils was less common and strawberry tongue more common in patients with eruptions than in those without.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] J03.0 Streptococcal tonsillitis J03.00 Acute streptococcal tonsillitis, unspecified J03.01 Acute recurrent streptococcal tonsillitis J03.8 Acute tonsillitis due to other[icd10data.com] Multicentre evaluation of azithromycin and penicillin V in the treatment of acute strepto coccal pharyngitis and tonsillitis in children.[aafp.org]

    Missing: Tonsillar Mass
  • Parapharyngeal Abscess

    The infection generally starts in the intratonsillar fossa, which is situated between the upper pole and the body of the tonsil, and eventually extends around the tonsil.[tonsilitisunderstood.blogspot.com] Peritonsillar abscess and tonsillitis may result in parapharyngeal abscess.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Recent studies of sore throat patients document an association between recovery of FN and acute tonsillitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Unilateral Throat Pain
  • Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia

    tonsillitis recovery.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 45-year-old woman presented with unilateral throat pain, bradycardia and hypotension leading to episodes of impaired consciousness when lying on her left side or turning[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients typically experience a stabbing pain that presents in a unilateral fashion in the throat. They can also complain of pain in the tongue and in the ear.[symptoma.com]

    Missing: Tonsillar Mass
  • Oropharyngeal Carcinoma

    The oropharynx is the middle part of the throat that includes the base of the tongue, the tonsils, the soft palate, and the walls of the pharynx.[en.wikipedia.org] Lymphomas The tonsils and base of the tongue contain immune system (lymphoid) tissue that can develop into a cancer called a lymphoma.[web.archive.org] The oropharynx includes the base of the tongue, the tonsils, the soft palate (back of the mouth), and the walls of the pharynx.[my.clevelandclinic.org]

    Missing: Unilateral Throat Pain
  • Retropharyngeal Abscess

    We describe the case of a 22-year-old man with a massive retropharyngeal abscess that was caused by inadequate treatment of acute tonsillitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] sore throat, tender lymphadenopathy on the affected side, fever Retropharyngeal abscess Sore throat, fever, dysphagia, odynophagia, neck pain, dyspnea; patients usually have[aafp.org] Other important observations may be made such as drooling, dyspnea, torticollis, and neck swelling/mass.[online.epocrates.com]

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