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Friday, July 1, 2016
Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders
I read where your tonsils disappear as you get older, this lead me to your site. It doesn`t seem like I have any tonsils left but I have a lot of scarring on the left side and am trying everything to make it look better. I have insurance and would wonder if I could set up and appointment. I am sure this comes from poor hygiene and weak immune system from the past, but I am trying to get some answers on this problem, I work at a call center and have very slight soreness after talking a long time always on the side where the tonsil is much scarred. Thanks.
I am sorry but I do not understand your question. It would probably be best to see your local ENT to describe your concern.
Lee Zimmer, MD
Assistant Professor or Otolaryngology, Director of Endoscopic Cranial Base Center
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati