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Tonsil/ throat - is it a cancer concern

Asking some advice as the ENT are unable to see face to face due to Covid 19

1. Bad flu in December throat and tonsils badly infected
2. Antibiotics - infection subsided but white spots on tonsils
3.Spots were not puss and when checked they told it could be tonsils they were smelly
4.Over course of time disappeared
5.Persisitent throat clearing symptoms ( phone consult to gp - told could be acid reflux and gave PPI and nasal sprays - no great improvement)
6. Recently looking into Throat looks once side tonsil is bigger than other and pink bumps in throat ( no other symptoms - swallowing , voice issues , weight loss , swollen nodes ) - is this a concern or symptoms of tonsil cancer ?
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Hello and welcome to the forum.  Please work with your doctor virtually since you've been in touch with them if you are unable to go physically in the doctor at this time.  That's your best source of care.  We can not rule out cancer nor diagnose it here.  However, the symptoms of throat cancer do not see to overlap with what you describe. https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/throat-cancer/symptoms-causes/syc-20366462  Silent reflux or acid reflux is something to look into.   https://www.healthline.com/health/silent-reflux#symptoms  Please let us know what your doctor says.  
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I had the opportunity for the doctor to see my throat and ear  ( general physician ) Who told no abnormal growth etc but redness and similar to people who have reflux based issues and referring to ENT for further checks , advised to be back on PPI medicine and use a nasal spray
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