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Tonsillitis (cont.)

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tonsillitis, sore throat, peritonsillar abscess, strep throat, pharyngitis, hot potato voice, swollen lymph nodes

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In the first century AD, Celsus described tonsillectomy performed with sharp tools and followed by rinses with vinegar and other medicinals.

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