What is Tonsillitis ?

Tonsillitis, tonsillen, tonsillectomie
April 18, 2015

The tonsils are two lymph nodes that are in the back of the mouth near the throat. The tonsils help prevent the infection from entering the body. Tonsillitis is caused when the tonsils become infected. Tonsillitis often happens during childhood (from 4- 15 years old) The symptoms often include swollen tonsils, fever, and sore throat. Tonsillitis can be caused by multiple different viruses and bacteria. Tonsillitis is also contagious and…