Tonsilolith: A case report

Sreekantha, D. Sheetal, T. G. Satisha, Priya Hilda D'souza, R. Rangaswamy, Raghavendra Tey, B. K. Manjunatha Goud, Vivian D'Souza, M. Prasannachandra

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Abstract

Tonsilolith is unusual presentation of stone in tonsillar crypt. Etiology of tonsilolith is multifactorial and not usually diagnosed. Here a patient presented with bad smell from her breath and difficulty in swallowing. Radiological and biochemical investigation helped us to diagnose tonsilolith.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)213-215
Number of pages3
JournalInternational Journal of Pharma and Bio Sciences
Volume2
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 01-12-2011
Externally publishedYes

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biotechnology
  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Cell Biology

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Sreekantha, Sheetal, D., Satisha, T. G., D'souza, P. H., Rangaswamy, R., Tey, R., Manjunatha Goud, B. K., D'Souza, V., & Prasannachandra, M. (2011). Tonsilolith: A case report. International Journal of Pharma and Bio Sciences, 2(1), 213-215.