An ENT specialist can be consulted for tonsillitis.
2. Can Tonsillitis be cured without surgery?
Yes it can be cured without a surgery if it occurs infrequently. But in cases of tonsils infections or breathing problems, your doctor may recommend a surgery to remove the tonsils.
Tonsils assist the body in its defense against incoming bacteria and viruses by helping the body to form antibodies.
4. Is tonsillitis contagious?
Yes it is contagious. Germs can spread directly by contact or by air. Practicing good hygiene is important.