What Is a Peritonsillar Abscess?

May 5, 2022

If you have an extremely sore throat, fever and notice a pus-filled pocket that forms near one of your tonsils, you might have a Peritonsillar Abscess.

One noticeable sign is a breathy voice that sounds like you have a mouthful of hot potatoes. If you have these symptoms then it is time to seek medical attention to help treat your sore throat before the infection closes your airway.