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Canker Sore On Tonsil? Here's How To Deal

It feels like a sore throat, but you're not sick: What could it be? If you grab a mirror and peer into the back of your throat, you might find that what feels like a sore throat or swollen tonsils is actually a canker sore. Canker sores can affect any part of the mouth, including the gums, teeth, and yes, your tonsils. The good news is that it likely won't merit a trip to the doctor, but the bad news is that canker sore on tonsil pain can really disrupt your daily activities. Learn how to deal and how to avoid canker sores in the future so you can continue to eat, drink, and enjoy life without the pain.

This article is intended to promote understanding of and knowledge about general oral health topics. It is not intended to be a substitute for professional advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your dentist or other qualified healthcare provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition or treatment.

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