Basically inflammation of the tonsils occurs during the development of sore throat or tonsillitis. This condition is rarely observed in advanced caries, inflammation of the nasal sinuses, herpes viruses.
A predisposing factor to the occurrence of the inflammatory process is decreased immunity, and inflammation pathogens are staphylococci, pneumococci, streptococci.
Usually the inflammatory process in the tonsils is complemented by other specific symptoms: headaches, itching, fever and chills, pain when swallowing, fatigue and weakness, fever.
Symptomatic and integrated therapy involves several activities: provision of bed rest, rinse antiseptic throat, excessive drinking, the use of antiviral, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic agents, local and General actions.