Swollen tonsils or tonsillitis is inflammation of the tonsils caused by a viral infection or bacterial infection, so getting an accurate diagnosis is important for treatment.
What is the meaning of swollen tonsils H2
The tonsils are two oval small glands that are present on each side of the throat, the tonsils help children to fight germs and represent a barrier against infection. When the tonsils become infected with bacteria or viruses, they swell up. Swollen tonsils are called tonsillitis.