Peritonsillar Abscess (cont.)
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The first symptom of peritonsillar abscess is usually a sore throat. A period without fever or other symptoms may follow as the abscess develops. It is not unusual for a delay of 2-5 days between the start of symptoms and abscess formation.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/1/2015
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