Post Nasal Drip, Sore Throat, Spots On Throat And Spots On Tonsils

Reviewed on 8/10/2022

Sore throat accompanied by spots in the throat and on the tonsils can be caused by viral and bacterial infections. Postnasal drip may also accompany these infections or can be a sign of sinus infections. If you have signs of an infection that do not improve, seek the advice of a health care provider so that you can receive an appropriate diagnosis and prompt treatment. Always discuss any concerning symptoms with your doctor.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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