Tonsillitis is a disorder that involves inflammation or swelling of tonsils which are small lymphoepithelial tissues situated near the oropharynx and nasopharynx. These immune-competent tissues located on both sides of throat; behave as a guarding array of cells that filter ingested or inhaled foreign pathogens.
Being an infection caused by virus or bacteria, it involves sore throat, fever, headache, neck pain and difficulty in breathing. Apart from these the other commonly observed symptoms include; red tonsils, loss of appetite, ear pain, trouble swallowing, muffled voice, vomiting and ulcers on throat.
Tonsillitis can be broadly categorized into three forms;
Acute tonsillitis– In this the symptoms last generally for four-five days but if the situation worsens, patient can suffer for more than a week as well.
Recurrent tonsillitis– Here the patients face this issue several times in a year especially when the season is changed.
Chronic tonsillitis– This category involves patients who have a long term tonsils infection.
AHRI provides the best treatment of tonsillitis in Gwalior. Under the leadership of two highly experienced and well-qualified ENT specialistsDr. SR Agarwal and Dr. Rahul Agarwal, the team stands the best in the city. The team relies on antibiotics at initial stages of treatment but when the infection goes severe, the vertical is well-equipped to carry on tonsillectomy. It is an operation to remove tonsils. If you suffer through repeated and immensely severe bouts of tonsils, then tonsillectomy at AHRI will provide you the best relief possible. Whether by the medicines or by the surgery, the ENT vertical at AHRI Gwalior aims to cure tonsillitis permanently, instead of giving temporary treatments.
Then ENT vertical at AHRI Gwaliorhas an extremely qualified squad of professionals with years of knowledge to satisfy all ear, nose, neck and head-related healthcare requirements. The vertical in its best capacity utilizes all the technological advancements and aims to facilitate its patients with utmost care.
An ear pain is one of the most common pain which everyone at some point in their lives must have encountered. It is also believed that ear infections are more frequent in children than in adults. 5 out of 6 children will have at least one ear infection by age 3. Therefore, it becomes the immediate responsibility of a parent to be able to treat the pain of their child firstly at home. Though, the best ENT Hospital in Gwalior is accessible online and you can also consult the best doctor in Gwalior by visiting this link: http://oci.ahrihospital.com/ as soon as your child begins to complain:
Common Home Remedies
Warm Compress: A warm compress over the ear may help to relieve the pain. Cold Compress: A cold compress with a moist cloth of cotton can be used to relieve some pain.
Pain Reliever: Pain relievers such as ibuprofen may help to relieve the pain up to a certain degree. Doctor’s consultation however is required before proceeding with any medication.
Upright sleeping posture: This could ease pressure and pain in your middle ear. Prop yourself up in bed with a stack of pillows, or sleep in an armchair that’s a bit reclined.
Garlic: Cook 2 cloves of garlic in a teaspoon of mustard oil or sesame oil. Pour one or two drops of mixture into the affected ear and relieve some more pain.
Onions: Heat an onion in microwave for a minute or two and then strain the liquid and apply several drops to the ear
Olive oil drops: Pour some warm olive oil into the affected ear. This can also help in relieving an ear pain up to a great degree.
Chew gum: Chewing Gum can reduce ear pain, especially when you are in an air plane or travelling at high altitudes. It can help relieve some symptoms of ear infection as well. Additionally providing exercise to ear muscles.
Consult your doctor when:
Headache, High fever, or unconsciousness
Feeling something stuck in ear
Fluid (pus or blood) is coming out of ears
Swelling behind one of the ears
Ear pain for more than 24 to 48 hours
At the Agarwal Hospital and Research Institute (AHRI), the challenges in ENT related cases are tackled with both of these resources (Expertise and Patience) in excess. Dr. Rahul Agarwal is a recognized ENT surgeon and practitioner who has helped hundreds of patients lead a better life.